The interest of Russians for Valentine's Day dropped

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the Family psychologist Natalia Panfilova explained by a decline in interest for Valentine’s Day deteriorating financial situation of Russian citizens. It is reported IA “NSN”.

According to the expert, the Russians are increasingly paying attention to the fact that the holiday is not of domestic origin. In addition, citizens prefer better prepare for 23 February and 8 March.

“All causes have their place. The occasion, indeed, is not entirely ours. Then, it’s not a day off. Incomes are now falling, for all it’s obvious,” said Panfilova.

As earlier reported, Valentines Day is ready to celebrate more than half of Russians. While only 4% of the respondents are willing to spend on the gift more than 5 thousand rubles.

Previously, the Department of economic policy and development of Moscow said that romantic meeting in the capital on Valentine’s Day will cost an average of $ 230. This is evidenced by rating Upgraded Points.

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