While we are comfortably settled into the month of October it is of no surprise that shopping malls have already started displaying their Christmas decorations and the talk around company water coolers is leaning towards conversations of, “So what are your December plans, Jim?”

Given the current economic environment, stock market and higher cost of living, I won’t be surprised if the ‘average Jim’s’ answer to that question is somewhere along the lines of “I will be staying at home as I can’t afford to drive down to the coast due to yet another increase in the petrol price” or “my holiday savings account has not yielded the desired return and for that reason I will only be taking one week off this year.” Read more below:

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