Prezzybox have some hard hitting statistics that shopping online is generally better all round; not to mention the fact that if you do it through Give as you Live, you can not only help save the environment, better your health and keep your wallet in check, but you also raise money for your charity!
Below, is one of my favourite stats: What is it about Christmas shopping that people find stressful?
Also can you believe, 50% of shoppers experience an increase in blood pressure that can be classed as dangerous, according to NHS Direct blood pressure levels of 140/90mmHg are classed as high so beware!
10% of shoppers have an increased in heart rate and 47% of shoppers suffer from headaches, plus you’re more likely to come into contact with cold and flu germs.
The computer desk is looking more attractive by the second, why not save yourself the hassle of battling the crowds this Christmas and raise some money for charity whilst you’re at it with Give as you Live.
Over £170m is available to charities through Give as you Live this Christmas, see our Christmas infographic to find out more interesting Christmas shopping facts here