Here's What You Should Spend This Holiday Season


It's the most wonderful time of the year!! Time to drain your bank account to find that perfect holiday present for your friends, family, and co-workers.

But how much exactly should you spend?

Well, the website WalletHub.com has the answer for you

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Getty Images/Barcroft Media

Based on the average income and debt ratios, the website says the maximum spend for someone in the Metro area is $1,007 - a 4% increase over 2017 holiday spending.

The city of Franklin boosts that number significantly.  Franklin residents rank 56th out of 500 cities in max spend with just over $1,300.  Murfreesboro is the next Tennessee city on the list, with an average spend of $754.

Other cities in Middle Tennessee are as follows:

Nashville Proper - $671
Clarksville - $646

Jackson, Knoxville, Memphis, and Chattanooga were also in the Top 500.

Happy Shopping everyone!