The Gift of Giving

News at Newton Fallowell | 16/12/2019



 

  • UK consumers are set to spend £567 each on Christmas this year, up 1.3% on 2018 according to the latest edition of the Deloitte ‘Christmas Survey’. At £299 over half (53%) of expenditure will be on gifts.
  • Based on population estimates in the UK, if every adult spent this amount, total expenditure on gifts across the UK this Christmas would top £15 billion. In comparison the total raised in charitable giving across the UK in 2018 was £10.1 billion.
  • Are you involved in Agents Giving – the official charity for the property industry? Consider the gift of giving this Christmas.