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NEW YORK, April 14, 2015 – As Americans file taxes this week, a new survey conducted by Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ: TZOO), a global Internet media company, reveals that one-third of Americans plan to spend this year’s tax refund on a vacation.
- 33% plan to spend their refund on a vacation
- 32% plan to put their refund into savings
- 31% plan to pay off debt
- 2% plan to purchase a home
- 1% plan to go on a clothing shopping spree
- 1% plan to spend it on gifts for their children
"Despite the sting of paying taxes, we can at least thank Uncle Sam for sending rebate checks during a great time to find travel deals,” said Gabe Saglie, senior editor for Travelzoo. “Between the end of tax season and the beginning of summer, we see enormous discounts available. In fact due to the strong dollar, this ye...Read more from this release