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What’s Your Sign, Valentine?

Posted By Tara Finnegan Coates On February 12, 2014 @ 1:30 pm In Money Talk | Comments Disabled

Gifts for Valentine's DayStumped for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for your sweetie? Maybe the answer is in the stars.

A recent survey by the website Ebates.com suggests that a person’s astrological sign might give some guidance for what gift might make your honey swoon.

For example, if you are buying for a Capricorn, Taurus or Virgo, consider the classic Valentine’s Day gifts like flowers and jewelry. If you are shopping for an Aries, Leo or Sagittarius, you could be a hit with either a pair of shoes or a fancy new tablet or mobile device. Cancers, Pisces or Scorpios prefer gift cards while Libra, Aquarius and Gemini birthdays like chocolates or clothes.

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Some of these gifts also fit the price range many folks have budgeted for this Valentine’s Day.  RetailMeNot.com says 60 percent of those surveyed plan to spend less than $50 on their sweetheart this year.

Confused on what to give? One safe bet  is a gift card, which takes the burden of shopping off you.  Among those polled by Ebates.com, 24 percent of men and women age 45 and older prefer a gift card.

If you still could use a little help with making Valentine’s special, here’s a few suggestions:

 

 

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