When it comes to the holidays, you already know that giving is the reason for the season. This year though, we’re focused on giving better — by choosing merchants with ethical business practices, shopping small, and keeping in mind that some of the best gifts involve donations instead of wrapped boxes. We teamed up with PayPal to create the ultimate guide for people who want to give better, but might not know where to start.

Choose a coast and start shopping smarter.

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