[ATLANTA, December 10, 2008] - HowStuffWorks.com, the Web site famous for its easy-to-understand explanations of how the world actually works, today released a series of holiday-related articles to make it easier and less expensive for shoppers to find the perfect gift for everyone on their list.
With the economy more closely resembling the Grinch than Santa this year, HowStuffWorks.com has come up with creative ways for savvy shoppers to find the perfect gift solutions on a budget. Articles include:
- Is it Best to Shop with Cash, Credit or Debit? (http://money.howstuffworks.com/personal-finance/banking/cash-credit-or-debit.htm)
- 5 Tips for Shopping Online. (http://money.howstuffworks.com/personal-finance/budgeting/online-shopping.htm)
- What's the Deal with Dollar Stores? (http://money.howstuffworks.com/personal-finance/budgeting/dollar-store1.htm)
- Does it Make Sense to Buy Extended Product Warranties? (http://money.howstuffworks.com/personal-finance/budgeting/extended-warranty.htm)
While it may be impossible to ignore the state of the global economy, weary shoppers have a new ally to help create a memorable holiday season. From shopping to shipping, to homemade holiday gifts; HowStuffWorks.com is a one-stop shopper's resource for reducing stress and saving green.
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Dave Falkenstein (Sunshine, Sachs & Associates)
(212) 691-2800 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Juliet Farrell (Discovery Communications)
(240) 662-1707 / email@example.com