release relax renew*Shades of Color invites you to Release, Relax and Renew every day of the year, and especially during the holiday season.

3.  Try to pay cash or with your ATM card and not use your credit cards. This will save you from receiving that large bill in January.

Wouldn’t it be nice not to have to pay for gifts in January, February, and March. Check previous posts on for Steps 1 & 2, and check back for more steps throughout the holiday season. 

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