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Christmas shopping is a big job and, with increased hype and crowds, seems to get more and more difficult every year.
Luckily, some things are easing the pain when it comes to buying Christmas gifts.
Of course, many gifts can be purchased online – and in a pinch, there are always gift cards.
What people often don’t realize is that many malls offer personal shoppers to help out. These shoppers know what merchandise the stores offer and are able to match that merchandise to people’s gift buying needs.
The amazing thing about personal shoppers these days is that they aren’t just for the super rich. Malls have made them available to “regular” people – often for free.