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The Christmas Season: By the Numbers

Tis the season for Christmas trees, lights and gifts, and in the past that has also meant the season of outrageous spending. While the holidays may not be cheap, hard times sometimes call for desperate measures and drastic budget changes. Here’s a look at the hard facts and numbers of this most wonderful time of the year

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A tree-mendous Christmas!

It’s only a few weeks until Christmas and time to think about what type of Christmas tree you’ll be buying this year. To get everyone into the Christmas mood we’ve produced an ‘infographic’ packed with facts and stats about Christmas trees.

If you’d like to use this infographic on your own website (a blog, resource site, news site or anything else) please do so – all we ask is that you give credit and link back to either this page, or our artificial Christmas trees page.

 

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China: Waking The Sleeping Giant

The United States’ Gross Domestic Product, or GDP, is still larger than China’s. But according to economic analysts, that might not be the case much longer.

China, thanks in part to its large population, has been steadily growing its GDP in the last few years. Some economists say it will only be 10 years before the country surpasses the U.S.’ GDP.

China, of course, made big news when its GDP did rise above Japan’s in the second quarter of 2010. This marked the first time that China’s GDP ever rose past Japan’s.

 

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