A study was done of 2000 people asking them how this pandemic has affected their holiday plans and shopping habits.
47% of people in the study admit that they are taking the extra time at home to get a head start of holiday shopping!
15% of those polled have been holiday shopping since August.
17% of people are still planning on traveling this holiday season, while 41% who originally planned to travel have canceled their plans.
With canceled travel plans, people say they will use that extra money to buy more gifts.
48% of people say that they will do their holiday shopping online this year. By shopping early, its easier to budget with 8 in 10 hoping to have all their shopping done and paid off by Christmas.