‘Tis the season to shop! Inside Edition hit the mall with retail expert Trae Bodge to find out what you need to know to make holiday shopping less hectic this year. Her first tip is not to go it alone. “It's really good to bring a friend to divide and conquer,” Bodge says. “So if you go into a store and there's a lot of deals you want to take advantage of, you go to one end, your friend goes to the other and you're done in half the time.” She also advises to focus on the deeply discounted items.