Holiday season presents a great time to make a plan to manage your finances. As the heaviest purchasing period of the year, the holidays can be an exciting, yet overwhelming time for many people. According to a new survey from Chase, just four in 10 Americans are looking forward to holiday gift shopping this season; 50% holiday shoppers reported that they are somewhat to very anxious going into the shopping season; and 43% of shoppers indicated that they are anxious due to their personal financial situations.
Thanks to Chase Blueprint, you can have the fun you want over the holidays and still maintain control of your finances. Blueprint is an innovative set of features available on Chase credit cards that lets you create custom plans to manage spending and borrowing with the following features:
- Full Pay: Avoid paying interest on the categories you choose (like groceries for holiday feasts)
- Split: Pay off large purchases faster (think iPad)
- Finish It: Helps you pay down balances faster (set a target goal date like Feb. 1st)
- Track It: See spending trends at a glance and track your progress against your goals
By using Blueprint this season, you can take control of your holiday expenses and meet your financial goals.