What would a Easter basket be without a chocolate bunny?  TopCashback.com is sharing the results of its egg-citing spring holiday survey. It found nearly half of the country (49%) believes the classic chocolate bunny is an Easter basket essential and 73% of Americans aim to spend between $1 and $50 on Easter gifts, including the egg hunt

The survey polled a cross section of 1,310 adults, aged 18 and over and eggs-posed American traditions and spending habits for the popular spring holiday. Below, please find some additional insight from the survey:

Favorite Easter Basket Item:

  • Chocolate bunny (49%)
  • Plastic eggs with candy (19%)
  • Money (13%)
  • Peeps (10%)
  • Toys (9%)

Most Popular Easter Tradition:

  • Spending time with family (39%)
  • Religious aspects (14%)
  • Hunting for Easter eggs (13%)
  • Dying Easter eggs (13%)
  • Eating Easter candy (8%)
  • Enjoying food (6%)

TopCashback.com also found 63% of Americans will purchase Easter basket and egg hunt contents at Walmart, two in five (40%) at the local dollar store and 39% at Target. In addition to the most popular places to purchase Easter items, 74% put money in their Easter eggs, including dollar bills and coins.

Top 3 Ways To Fill An Easter Basket Without Cracking Your Budget:

  • Shop sales and deals (75%)
  • Utilize coupons (52%)
  • Shop via a cashback site (30%)