While lots of East Texans were out spending their Christmas money, others may have been thinking about just how much they spent to buy those Christmas gifts.
Budgeting for Christmas can be difficult a task. Many East Texans say they try to give themselves a limit to stay under as far as buying gifts.
But, unfortunately, it doesn't always work out that way. Michelle Marshall, of Houston, said, "I went about $200 over my budget, but it's okay, though."