Here's how much Irish people will spend on Valentine's day

Irish people are expected to spend €200m on Valentine's Day this year

The average gift will cost around €56.

The survey by the Circle Pay app also found that couples go on around 16 dates a year, with an average spend of €68.

When it comes to paying, 44% of people prefer to 'go Dutch' and split the bill.

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- Digital Desk

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