Mother's Day vs. Father's Day spending--Who wins?

BALTIMORE - Which is a bigger deal in your house -- Mother's Day or Father's Day?

Sorry dads, if you measure importance in dollars and cents Mother's Day wins out.

A new survey from the market research company "Trend-Source" shows the most popular budget for dad's gift is $20 or less!

Compare that to $65 for mom!

They found the most popular father's day gift is a card and dinner. Dinner is also a popular option on Mother's Day, but the budget breakdown is interesting.

Folks "Trend-Source" talked to spent an average of $70 on mom's meal, comparde that to less than $40 for dad's dinner.
 

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