Mother’s Day spending is expected to total a near-record $23.1
billion this year, according to the annual survey released today by the
National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics. A total
86 percent of Americans will celebrate Mother’s Day and spend an
average of $180 per person.
The expected spending would be second only to last year’s $23.6
billion, the highest in the 15-year history of the survey at an average
$186 per person.. . . more