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Bouquets and chocolates are still popular on Valentine's Day, but there's increasing interest in tech gifts. Clothing is a hot gift trend, too.
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You may have all the best intentions. But some of those well-meaning ideas for 2013 could end up costing you big-time.
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Do the elders in your life a big favor: Skip the dust-catchers in favor of holiday gifts that make a difference.
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