DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Eric Gagliano from River Valley Credit Union shared some tips for saving money for Thanksgiving and the upcoming holiday season.

The best way to start saving for the big holiday season is to set a budget and plan ahead. Making a list and actually writing down what expenses you have can be so helpful in saving, said Eric.

Eric also said that you can keep the big turkey meal simple!

“Prioritize and base it on what you can afford,” he said.

Watch the video above to see why Eric says you might even consider skipping the big meal altogether!

*This segment is sponsored by River Valley Credit Union.*