Tag: single mothers

Retailers to Target the 86% of Americans Celebrating Mother's Day

"Last year, Mother’s Day spending was expected to total a near-record $23.1 billion, according to the annual survey released by the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics. A total 86% of Americans celebrated Mother’s Day and spent an average of $180 per person."

1 in 5 Children Receives Food Stamps

The number of children receiving food stamps remains higher than it was before the start of the Great Recession in 2007, according to the U.S. Census Bureau‰Ûªs annual Families and Living Arrangements table package. The rate of children living with married parents who receive food stamps has doubled since 2007.