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How to not get screwed this holiday season 👀

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This one’s for those who prefer to do their shopping behind closed doors 👀

Thanks to inflation and supply chain issues, retailers are making changes to their return policies.

Farewell, flexibility. It was nice knowing you 🥀

To help, we’ve listed the stores who have introduced shipping costs and cut back on their return windows.

And we know a lot of people are tight on cash this time of year, read on to find out how to get a Cleo cash advance.

Gig workers, we got you ✌️


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Just in time for your parents to bring it up at Thanksgiving.

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Looks like Christmas could come early 🍿


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On average, households spend around $412 per month on food, so if there’s a way to cut the costs on the thing we love the most, we’re here for it

From $180+ worth of free food, to taking online paid surveys and making some extra cash in time for the holidays, we’ve got you covered 🧁

Here’s 14 money hacks to help you spend less while still treating yourself 💸

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Big love. Cleo 💙

Until next time 👋

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