Did you ever wonder how much people spend on Valentine's Day? You're in luck because we just learned the results of the National Retail Federation's 2013 Valentine's Day spending survey. This year the US will spend approximately $18.6 billion (a slight increase from 2012) with the average person spending about $130.97.
According to the survey, the top Valentine's Day gifts fell into these categories. Be sure to check out the deals we've picked out for you - hopefully they'll help keep your Valentine's Day spending under the national average.
51% of all gift-givers will spend a total of $1.6 billion on candy for their Valentine. Here are a few Valentine's Day candy deals to help you save this Valentine's Day.
Harry & David - Take 20% off Valentine's gifts over $39 with code: CUPID
Ghirardelli - Take 10% off with code: SWEETHEART
Cherry Moon Farms - Take 15% off Valentine's Day Gourmet Treats & Gift Baskets $29 + (Exp 2-13-2013)
1-800-Bakery - Take 12% off Valentine’s Day Treats with code: Heart12
Bake Me A Wish - Take 15% off Cakes this Winter for Birthdays and Valentine's Day with code: FEB1513 (Exp. 3-1-2013)
David's Cookies - Tave 14% off with code VAL2013 (Exp. 2-28-2013)
Mrs. Fields - Take 15% off everything
FannieMay - Take 20% off + Free Shipping
Cheryl's desserts and gifts - Take 15% off select Valentine’s Day gifts
37% of all gift-givers will spend a total of $1.9 billion on flowers for their Valentine. Check out these deals to help keep you from paying an arm and a leg this year.
1 Stop Florists - Save 15% off your Valentines Day purchase with code AFFVDAY1SF
FTD - Save 10% on all Valentine's Day Flowers, Chocolates, Jewelry & More!
FloraFlora.com - Take 15% off flowers, plants and gourmet gifts for Valentine's Day with code CUPID12 (Exp. 2-15-2013)
ProFlowers - Take 15% off Valentine's Day flowers & gifts
1800Flowers.com - Take 15% off Valentine's Day flowers & gifts with code 15VDAY13 (Exp. 2-14-2013)
Flora2000 - Take 15% off Valentines flowers with code VDAYFL15 (Exp. 2-15-2013)
Sam's Club - Get instant savings on flowers, chocolates, and Valentine's Day gifts (Exp. 2-14-2013)
20% of all gift-givers will spend a total of $4.4 billion on jewelry for their Valentine. Save lots with these deals below.
MyJewelryBox.com - Take 20% off the latest styles of rings, earrings, necklaces, bracelets, diamond jewelry and more with code: VDAY2013 (Exp. 2-14-2013)
Blue Nile - Take up to 20% off + free shipping on Valentine's Day exclusives with code: HEART2013 (Exp. 2-13-2013)
Jewelry.com - Shop Top 12 Valentine's Day Deals at their lowest price ever (Exp. 2-14-2013)
Zales - Take up to 60% off storewide
KMart - Take 75-80% off fine jewelry + 25% off watches plus an EXTRA 10% off $59+ with code VALENTINE10
The Black Bow -Take 10% on fine jewelry for Valentine’s Day (Exp. 2-15-2013)
B2CJewels - Take 20% off + Free Shipping on Heart Jewelry with code: LOVE20 (Exp. 2-14-2013)
MyJewelryBox.com - Take 20% off site wide
Swarovski.com - Take 10% off everything
1928jewelry.com - Take 20% off
16% of all gift-givers will spend a total of $1.6 billion on clothes for their Valentine. Here are a few deals on clothing and accessories for your Valentine.
Walmart.com - Find Valentine's Day Gifts Under $50 and more
BareNecessities.com - Take 20% off + Free Shipping with code: FEBSAVE (Exp. 2-25-2013)
Fashion58.com - Take 15% off all items sitewide
SolsticeSunglasses.com - Take 10% off all regular-priced Kate Spade sunglasses with code ILOVEKATE
Beyondtherack.com - $10 off
Onlineshoes.com - $20 off $90
15% of all gift-givers will spend a total of $1.5 billion on gift cards for their Valentine. Know where to get gift cards? Here are a few online vendors.
Amazon.com Gift Cards