How to Shop Smartly and Plan for the Holidays This Season

(BPT) - The holiday season is quickly approaching and the masses are busy building shopping lists and planning their family celebrations and travel schedules. Last year, consumers learned to shop smart and early while dealing with supply chain disruptions and delivery delays nationwide. The shopping season will once again require some adaptation with inflation pushing prices upward. As shoppers strive to discover that perfect, one-of-a-kind gift for those on their list, there are still discounts to be found and savings for shopping, traveling, delivery options and staying in touch with those who matter most. If you’re an AARP member, you have access to a range of deals on products and services to take advantage of this holiday season.

“With increasing prices due to inflation, it’s wise to start making your shopping list early and compare prices among retailers,” said Trae Bodge, Money-Saving Expert at “Smart holiday shoppers are taking advantage of the best deals and discounts, including benefits available to AARP members, which can offer additional savings on holiday gifts and shipping fees.”

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