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Robert’s CBS Column: 10 More Amazing Christmas Gifts That Won’t Cost You Anything!

Robert Pagliarini, an expert in wealth management, inheritance planning, financial planning, and sudden wealth™, writes a financial column for CBS News MoneyWatch that is also syndicated in newspapers across the country. The following is a column Robert wrote for CBS:

Last week I wrote a popular column titled 10 Free Christmas Gifts That Won’t Cost You a Dime! I received so much feedback (some of it was even positive!), that I’ve come up with 10 more! Here they are:

1. Post-Christmas clean up. If you didn’t get your sap and needles fix this year, give the gift of clean up. Take down the tree, lights, and ornaments. Be sure to kick them out of the house so when they return everything has been put away.

2. Magazines. Has your subscription to Needlepoint Now exceeded your cross stitching phase? Give the remainder of your unwanted magazine subscriptions to friends.

3. Summarize your favorite books. This is a technique I call plagiarism with a bow. Take some of your favorite business or non-fiction books and create your own Cliff’s Notes version. This is a great gift that can be shared with several friends.

4. Raise money for charity. Help me help others…

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About the Independent Financial Advisor

Robert Pagliarini, PhD, CFP®, EA has helped clients across the United States manage, grow, and preserve their wealth for the past 25 years. His goal is to provide comprehensive financial, investment, and tax advice in a way that was honest and ethical. In addition, he is a CFP® Board Ambassador, one of only 50 in the country, and a real fiduciary. In his spare time, he writes personal finance books, finance articles for Forbes and develops email and video financial courses to help educate others. With decades of experience as a financial advisor, the media often calls on him for his expertise. Contact Robert today to learn more about his financial planning services.

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