The holidays are almost here! Stores are bustling with sales and flights are being booked to warmer climates (not that we’re jealous or anything...). But as people plan their vacations and make their shopping lists we began to wonder -- just how much does the average Canadian spend during the festive season?
A poll by CIBC suggests that most of us might try to be a little more frugal this year, yet it still remains to be seen what the typical budget will be. So we decided to take a look at 2013's spending trends to see just how much money we like to invest in the holiday fun, and where we're spending it!