Buying the ’12 Days of Christmas’ Will Cost You a Pretty Penny
Here's a fun way to teach the kiddos about the economy.
Every year, PNC releases their findings on how much money you would dish out scooping up all the gifts listed in the classic Christmas song, '12 Days of Christmas.'
Get ready to dig deep into your wallets:
Pear tree, $190
Two turtle doves, $375
Three French hens, $182
Four calling birds (canaries), $600
Five gold rings, $750
Six geese-a-laying, $360
Seven swans a-swimming, $13,125
Eight maids a-milking, $58
Nine ladies dancing (per performance), $7,553
Ten lords a-leaping (per performance), $5,509
Eleven pipers piping (per performance), $2,708
Twelve drummers drumming (per performance), $2,934
The grand total is $34,363.49. Merry Christmas and good luck getting the song out of your head!