The Functionality of Gift Guides, From Cheap-o To Cadillac

“A thousand bucks for a bar cart. How could I possibly need this unless I live in the coach section of an airplane?

A Gift-Giving Question Of The Day

There are a lot of single people giving two gifts to their coupled friends, or three or four gifts to their friends with kids, and receiving one gift “from the Tanners.”

Happy Birthday! I Bought You Something That Costs $5K A Month

Don’t buy someone a present that costs them money.

I Spent $400 On A Man’s Watch — And I Feel Great About It

Do not show me an oval with hash marks on it and tell me it’s a watch. A box on wheels is not a baby carriage.

The One-way Gift

Good morning, Billfolders! Let’s start off this Tuesday with a question: have you ever given or received a “one-way gift?”

Do 1 Thing Diddy Diddy Dum Diddy Do

A Hannukah Do-1-Thing

The Cheapest Generation Goes Generous for the Holidays

we miserly Millennials are having spendy holiday seasons

Gwyneth Paltrow’s Gift Ideas

if you do feel like splurging, there are some legitimately adorable or impressive things on the GOOP list, like the Penny Skateboard ($74) and the Light + Ladder Air Plant holders ($150).

Do You Owe a Present to a Bride Who Owes You Money?

Buying Gifts While Sharing an Account

In the Wall Street Journal, Katy McLaughlin talks about gift-giving in a relationship where both partners pool and share their money (basically, surprises are hard to pull off) She just opened up her own credit card account so she can surprise him this year, though writing a column about it and publishing it on the internet may let some of the cat out of the bag.