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The Average Couple Will Have Seven Fights Before the Holidays Are Over

Even if you love the holidays, there’s a part of you that hates all the STRESS that comes with them . . .

Two new surveys on holiday stress just came out. They found 88% of us find the holidays stressful. And for people who have to travel, it’s 98%.

Here are three more stats about holiday stress . . .

1. The average couple will get in SEVEN holiday-related FIGHTS this year. The most common things we fight about are where to spend the holidays, and how much to spend on gifts. 13% of us have also argued about whether to get a real tree or a fake tree.

2. Overall, the five most stressful things about this time of year are buying presents . . . managing your budget . . . cooking . . . prepping the house for guests . . . and cleaning up before and after you have people over.

3. 67% of people traveling for the holidays say staying with family is stressful. And 48% of us think we’d get along with them a little better if we stayed somewhere else.

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