It’s that time of the year again! Holiday parties, gifts and lots of money spent on others (and admit it, yourself too) are at the door. Amidst all the busy-ness of the season, you might want to plan a get together with your friends before everyone goes their separate ways over break. But who’s got the money? No worries, here are some quick tips on fun and thrifty ways to kick off the holiday season without hurting your wallet.