Here’s the true cost of the 12 Days of Christmas
|12/03/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Every year, PNC calculates the real-world prices of all the gifts in the “12 Days of Christmas” carol.
- Their so-called Christmas Price Index rose 0.6% this year, driven by higher costs of pear trees, more demand for gold rings, and higher wages for Lords-a-leaping.
- While it’s frivolous, PNC’s index mirrors some of the underlying trends in the US economy.
A partridge in a pear tree and all the other 11 gifts would set you back $34,558.65 this year.
That’s slightly more expensive than last year, according to PNC’s annual index of the 12 Days of Christmas.
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