How To Deal With The Financial Stress Of The Holidays

How To Deal With The Financial Stress Of The Holidays
FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012, file photo, shoppers wait on a check-out line in the Times Square Toys-R-Us store after doors were opened to the public at 8 p.m., in New York. U.S. shoppers hit stores and websites at record numbers over the four-day Thanksgiving weekend, according to a survey released by the National Retail Federation on Sunday. They were attracted by retailers' efforts to make shopping easier, including opening stores on Thanksgiving evening, updating mobile shopping applications for smartphones and tablets, and expanding shipping and layaway options. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

The holidays can be tough financially, especially when you have kids or are already having money troubles. Seattle author Asara Lovejoy has some tips about Ending Holiday Financial Stress. She wrote the book "The One Command."