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Best-selling author, time management expert, work life balance specialist and professional speaker Susan Sly gives good advice on managing holiday spending.

Scottsdale, AZ — December 16, 2016 — Best-selling author, work life balance speaker and expert, and entrepreneur Susan Sly recently published a new article on managing holiday spending, “5 Ways to Avoid Overspending on the Holidays.”

Susan starts the article out lightly, explaining that the heart of this “problem” with managing holiday spending, is likely just a generous heart. After all, there are so many people we like to recognize and thank over the holidays. Usually, that means spending some amount of money on a gift.

“Yet,” she says, “that only scratches the surface of potential holiday expenses. Add to the gift list holiday parties, get-togethers and dinners, travel and trips, and it is easy to overspend on the holidays.”

Therefore, she adds, “To avoid post-holiday spending regret, it’s important we address and attend to the monetary aspects of the holidays as strategically as we regularly strategize and plan regarding our money, business, or career.”

Susan then gives five specific tips to help you avoid overspending this holiday season, such as setting a budget. She gets very detailed here, breaking down how to do this in a common sense, comprehensive, way that works.

She also shares some interesting deal-finding tips and even apps that make this easier than ever. One of these,, is a potential online shopping gamechanger.

The entire article can be found here:

About Susan Sly

Susan Sly is a best-selling author, speaker, trainer and entrepreneur. She has appeared on CNN, CNBC, Fox, Lifetime Television, The CBN, The Morning Show in Australia and been quoted in Forbes Magazine Online.

Additionally, Susan is the author of 7 books. Her book project with NY Times Best Selling Author, Jack Canfield, made six Amazon Best Selling lists.

She has completed the Boston Marathon 6X and placed Top 10 in the Pro Division of the Ironman Triathlon in Malaysia.

Susan is passionate about philanthropy. As such, she has dedicated a significant amount of time and money working to liberate girls from trafficking. Furthermore, she invests in education to support women and girls who have survived trauma and abuse both domestically and overseas.

Susan is the mother of five children and resides with her husband in Scottsdale, Arizona. Find out more about Susan at

Susan truly believes we can have it all.



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