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How to Find $1,000 by the Holidays

Even though Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke has said the recession is very likely over, plenty of people still are feeling a financial pinch. As a result, they might be scaling back their plans for the holidays -- no travel, fewer or smaller gifts and no lavish parties.

However, you don't have to be a Scrooge. Try these six simple ways to save for the next two months so you'll have enough cash to finance your holidays.

Find $1,000 by the Holidays


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