Shoppers should scare up deals for Halloween, not get spooked by overspending

BOSTON, September 11, 2012 – With Halloween spending up 9% in 2011 to $72 per family on average, Americans should take the fright out of their purchasing. Just before the holiday gift buying season and on the heels of summer vacations & school shopping, many families are feeling cash-strapped. The costs add up when buying ... Read moreShoppers should scare up deals for Halloween, not get spooked by overspending

Sell Back your Halloween Candy

Now that your done getting your trick or treat on there maybe way too much candy in your home. Don't get me wrong I love candy but I don't love a massive dentist bill or children running around on a 24/7 sugar high for the next 3 weeks. I hope those who have an excess amount of candy will start their charitable giving early this year and participate in a Halloween buy back program.

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DIY Halloween Costume Ideas

Thinking about what your going to be for Halloween this year? I know I've been and I'm not exactly a fan of going to over priced, super packed costume store. I'd like to wear clothing since it's chilly in Boston in October so that rules out most women's costume offerings. And I know how much costumes can cost a pretty penny for the kiddos. When you get the costume plus any accessories needed to complete the costume you can suck your fun fund dry before you know it.