Nickel-and-dime Xmas for NY?

Tis the season once again and RT’s Lori Harfenist, “the Resident”, has been asking New Yorkers just how much of a hit their habits have taken because of the lousy economy.

­The global financial rollercoaster has made millions of people around the world tighten their belts. With “Black Friday” over, New York dwellers speak out on whether it is going to affect their holiday season. Some say nothing has changed too dramatically and they will enjoy shopping as usual. Others say they have simply tailored their budget to their reduced income.