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Holidays are coming: ready to spend?

We’re headed into the holiday shopping season, and I’d like to write a feature story for The Press Democrat on how people feel about that this year. Are you optimistic? Do you plan to loosen up and spend a bit more money this time? Or not? In either case, why? I’m not looking for alternative gift ideas here, so much as a reading on whether most people are still cautious about spending because of the recession, or whether they feel… Read More »