PORTLAND, Ore. ( TheStreet) -- Valentine's Day is an immense waste of time and resources, but America seems bent on marking it anyway. Fine, but you may as well set the tip of one of Cupid's arrows aflame and shoot it directly into your savings.The National Retail Federation is predicting an upturn in spending this Valentine's Day after its consumer survey showed lovestruck buyers planning to spend $130.97 this year just to keep up appearances. That's up from $126.03 last year, but it's easy to say such things when you're dealing with theoretical money.
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