Survey: 62% of Michiganders shopping for holidays early this year


LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) – 62% of Michiganders are doing their holiday shopping a little early this year, reports a Flagstar Bank Survey.

53% of Michiganders plan to travel more than last season, 47.4% plan to attend more events, and 55.8% plan to spend more than last year.

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It seems many Michiganders are looking to make up for last year’s quarantined holiday season.

31% of Michiganders plan to spend “significantly” more on holiday shopping than last year. 47% plan to spend more than $1,000 on gifts and 57.8% plan to pay with cash.

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Most shopping will be done online, with 60% of Michiganders planning to do their shopping on online retailers like Amazon.

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