Originally Posted by ScOoTeR
I have always said "Happy Holidays" just because it wrapped Christmas and New Year's together - not because I was ever worried about offending anyone.
I don't think I've ever been too concerned about offending anyone.
I'll say "Happy Holidays" if I know I won't see the person until after New Year's. Other than that I'll use "Merry Christmas" or "Happy New Year's."