9% of People Will Spend More on Holiday Gifts This Year . . . and 23% Have Already Started Shopping

It’s totally understandable, considering the circumstances with EVERYTHING this year, if you plan on kinda dogging it for Christmas.  Spend less, buy gift cards at the last minute, call it a year. But there are some people out there who are planning on overachieving. According to a new poll, of the people who plan on buying gifts this year, 23% have already started their holiday shopping, and another 10% are going to start sometime this month. On the other side of things, 4% will wait until mid-December, and 1% will wait until the week of Christmas. The poll also found 9% of people buying gifts will spend more this year . . . 49% will spend the same . . . and 33% will spend less.