Great frugal gift ideas for kids and teens

Christmas: Gift Ideas for Kids

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10 Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Teens

Paige Estigarribia

We've compiled a list of fun stocking stuffers that teens might enjoy. Take a look and see if these ideas might work for the teen on your gift list.

Using Christmas Gifts To Teach Grandchildren About Money

Gary Foreman

Give them something that will last a lifetime!

6 Clever Ways to Give a Cash Gift to a Kid


Giving the kids money is a great idea. You can't go wrong. Here are six great ways to make giving monetary gifts more fun.

5 Kids' Holiday Gifts that Keep on Giving


Unlike a toy that stops working when the battery runs out, here are children's gifts that continue to give all year long.

Instead of Toys for Christmas

Beth Hering

For those interested in giving something besides the latest, greatest hot item, consider these great holiday gift ideas.

Too Much Christmas

TDS Reader Solutions

Sometimes there's more month than money. Our readers share their ideas on how to buy thoughful Christmas gifts on a very limited budget.

Thrifty Stocking Stuffers

Erin Huffstetler

Stuffing stockings is an innocent enough tradition, but as any parent can attest, the small trinkets that go inside do not always come with small price tags. Here are five sources for stocking stuffers that are sure to help you keep your budget on track.

A Cheap and Fun Christmas

Reader Solutions

Looking for ways to keep Christmas fun but also inexpensive? Our readers share their inexpensive Christmas ideas for your family.

Happy Holidays With Teens

Patricia Chadwick

As our children move into the teen years, the Christmas season loses some of its awe and wonder if we let it! With some planning, we can still make the holidays special for them.

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Presents for Teenage Boys

Peggy Hinnah

Special Gifts for Little People

TDS Reader Solutions

Unique Gifts for Teens

Patti Chadwick

Christmas Gift Baskets for Teens

Patti Chadwick

Creative Children's Gift Giving

Darlene Howell

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