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Queen of free: Generosity on budget requires thought




Graduation season is upon us.

One quick look at our calendar and it’s easy to get overwhelmed. No fewer than nine open houses fill the weekends in late May and early June. Even a minimal gift of $10 per grad adds up to an unexpected price tag at an already busy time of the year.

You want to bless those young potential-filled grads, but you’re not sure how you can afford it. Here are a few ideas to trim the budget and celebrate new beginnings.

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