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Red, White and You: New Visa Survey Shows 4th of July Spending up 58% in 2013

Independence Day is quickly approaching and according to an annual survey by Visa, Fourth of July spending will be up 58%. This year, the Visa survey found that respondents plan to spend significantly more at an average of $300. In 2012, respondents planned to spend an average of $190 on the Fourth of July holiday whether they were traveling or staying at home.

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Red, White and You: New Visa Survey Shows 4th of July Spending up 58% in 2013 4th of July SpendingEnlarge

**The survey results are based on 1,007 telephone interviews, 25% of which were cellphone interviews, conducted among adults aged 18 or older nationally from May 31-June 2, 2013 in cooperation with GfK Roper OmniTel.

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