Easter Spending expected to hit new record

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(WSPA) — Easter is just around the corner and Americans are expected to spend millions.

According to a survey from the National retail Federation, American are expected to spend a record $18.4 billion this Easter. That’s up 6% over last year.

The survey also found that $2 billion will go towards buying Easter theme candy. And experts say consumers will also likely splurge on spring apparel and Easter decorations.

 

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