Its time for Eid-el-Kabir Sallah. Muslims all over the world are preparing to celebrate the festival.

As a Muslim, you know this festival will cost you some money and you've got to prepare for that too. If you can afford it, it is a must for you to slaughter a ram for the celebration.

If you can't, it is advisable you celebrate it in a manner .

However, while you prepare to go shopping for the celebration, here are tips you need to make your preparation easier.

1. Have a list

Having a list of what you want to buy before going to market will help and guide your shopping. It is important you come up with this list before you even step out of your house.

2. Budget

Expenses wise, nothing should be done outside your budget even if you are going to spend big this Sallah season.

It is pretty easy to overspend during this festive period. But having a budget will surely guide your spending.

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3. Avoid impulse buying

While you go shopping to buy everything you need for the Sallah, make sure you don't let your impulse dictates what you buy.

4. Buy with cash

The best way to avoid impulse buying is to go the market with the exact amount of cash you need. You may overspend if you go shopping with your ATM card.