Shop 'til you drop
Gifts & Decorative Accessories magazine offers some interesting holiday-shopping related articles. Here's a few:
Apparently, households with annual incomes less than $75,000 are expected to spend 7.6 percent less on gifts than last year, while households with more than $75,000 in income are projected to spend 3.1 percent more. The top 30 percent of households will spend almost the same as the bottom 70 percent.
Have an extra $19,507 ? You could buy your true love the items from the 12 days of Christmas.
According to Mastercard, 1/3 of "Black Friday" purchases are made before 10 am. Electronics and appliance retailers see their busiest hour between 7 and 8 am.