DEAL ALERT: Half of America Failed V-Day … redeem yourself with a weekend getaway

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Nailed it or failed it? According to a recent Hotwire survey, nearly half (41%) of Americans have failed Valentine’s Day. Which means, chances are your readers may be in desperate need of a Valentine’s Day do over … and what’s more romantic than a last-minute weekend getaway? Here are a few additional statistics in case you needed a little more convincing:

  • Two-thirds of Americans are more likely to have sex on Valentine’s Day if their partner gave them an exciting gift
  • 77% of Americans would be more excited by a weekend getaway than a piece of jewelry or a watch
  • A third (33%) of men have admitted to giving a disappointing Valentine’s Day gift, compared to just 15% of women
  • 61% of single Americans would rather go on a weekend getaway with their friends, compared to just 39% who would prefer an extravagant date
  • Over 2 in 5 (41%) Americans have been given a disappointing Valentine’s Day gift

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Wakefield Methodological Notes – The Hotwire Vday Survey was conducted by Wakefield Research ( among 1,000 nationally representative U.S. adults ages 18+ between January 28 and February 1, 2019, using an email invitation and an online survey. Quotas have been set to ensure reliable and accurate representation of the U.S. adult population ages 18+.

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