Stop Thinking About That Year-End Bonus

October 8, 2008 by  
Filed under Budgeting, Spending

Are you making plans for your year-end bonus?  Please don’t.

Christmas decorations and holiday sales promotions are already appearing in malls and stores.  For many employees, awareness of the approaching holiday season and calendar year-end triggers an anticipation of receiving a bonus.  Many employers have traditionally handed out bonuses at year end, either as a celebration of the holiday or as a merit bonus for year long performance.   Read more