Dailymail.co.uk: How much do couples REALLY spend on Valentine’s Day? The average amount Australians are forking out this February 14 – and it’s less than you think

Originally published: Dailymail.co.uk, 12 February 2019

Valentine’s Day is typically a day in which couples declare their love for one another with gifts, cards and meals out.

But how much is the average couple actually spending this February 14?

Research from ME Bank has found that the majority of couples will spend just $50 or less on their significant other.

Read the full article >

News from our blog

  • During April 2019, we asked our panel members about their voting preferences, perceptions of citizen influence on the Australian government, and their level of understanding of the important issues facing our country. To give some greater insights in...

  • The main aim of our research is to explore whether individuals with different value priorities allocate their money differently.We found that relations between values and spending were not haphazard. Rather, they were consistent with the motivational...

  • We asked people how they spend their time on a typical work day and a typical day off, based on the activity categories from the 2006 Australian Bureau of Statistics Time Use Survey. We grouped these activities into four broad time use categories: (1...