11 Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day Without Going Broke
According to a survey from the National Retail Federation, conducted by Prosper Insight Analtyics, "Americans will spend on average, more than $140 on Valentine's Day and $199.33 if they shop online. Last year, consumers spend an average of $133.91. The total expected spending is $18.9 billion, which is the highest amount recorded on the survey." That's a lot of candy, cards, dinner, flowers, and jewelry!
You don't have to go into debt on Valentine's Day; you and your sweetie, or friends, can have a good time on a budget. Here are 11 swoon-worthy ways to celebrate Valentine's Day without going broke.