Valentine’s Day not so sweet to the pocketbookPosted: Updated:
Valentine’s Day presents may cost you a pretty penny.
Americans are expected to spend around $145 on Valentine's gifts this year. That's about $7 more than last year, according to the National Retail Federation.
Lovers will spend $2 billion on flowers and $1.8 billion on candy.
The NRF says the most popular Valentine's Day candy in New York is a heart-shaped boxes of chocolates.