Oh no – Halloween’s already here! But don’t scream just yet. If you’re late to the pumpkin party, there’s still time to make it a frightfully fun Halloween for you and the kids, too. You don’t have to search for “payday loans near me” to make it happen either. Use these 4 tips for a fast, affordable, and fun Halloween.
We all know Halloween is more about treats than nutrition. So, don’t sweat the meal planning; it’s not Thanksgiving yet. In fact, there are plenty of places you could hit up this time of year for a low-cost (even free) meal on Halloween:
Just because Halloween got away from you this year doesn’t mean you can’t take this as an opportunity to better prepare for next year. Come November 1st, all Halloween items will be clearanced out to make room for Christmas. Now’s your chance to stock up for next year’s Halloween. You could save big on costumes, candy, decoration, shirts and even accessories. You spend a little money now, but you‘ll be all set for next year’s Spooktacular!
If you held off on buying a pumpkin, now’s a good time to pick one up. Pumpkins are getting pretty cheap right about now. Most people wait until Halloween or the night before to carve pumpkins anyway, so you’re just in time to make a spooky impression. Find a free pumpkin-carving stencil online. Here’s a few places to find them:
Who says you have to spend $50 on a costume? Making your own costume is a better option for multiple reasons:
You don’t have to spend too much to enjoy the holidays, especially one as light-hearted as Halloween. If money has become a recent struggle for you, take these tips to heart and remember that any holiday is about the time you spend with the people you love. By just changing a few habits, you can spend less and still have fun all throughout the year.