The holiday season can lead to some significant spending as many people go out of their way to show their friends and family how much they are appreciate through gift-giving. While gifts certainly don’t mean everything, they are a nice gesture and symbolic of the warm thoughts many share during the season. But be careful, as it’s easy for shoppers to get carried away and spend more than they should. Often, the consequences can make for a difficult beginning to the new year. One way to limit the sting of holiday shopping is to develop a holiday budget. Our infographic below can help you get started and survive the season on a positive note.