Halloween spending breakdown
Halloween can be frighteningly expensive for the average American family.
According to the National Retail Federation, more than 170 million Americans are expected to spend $8.4 billion this year on Halloween; more than $3 billion on costumes alone.
Find out more bone-chilling Halloween information below.
*This number was determined by multiplying the average per shopper cost of $82.93 from the National Retail Federation by 4.