The 15th annual St. Thomas Holiday Spending Survey is out, and it looks like Minnesotans are poised to spend at record levels on Christmas 2016. Here's what we said we're giving for gifts this year.

  1. Gift certificates/cards
  2. Travel and events (including plays and shows)
  3. Cash
  4. Clothing/accessories
  5. Books
  6. Entertainment products (recorded music and movies)
  7. Toys and hobbies
  8. Computer-related
  9. Sporting goods
  10. Cell or mobile phones
  11. Consumer electronics
  12. Furniture/furnishings
  13. Jewelry
  14. Video game-related

Minnesotans were asked to list two stores and two websites where they planned to shop. Among stores, the five most popular were Target, Macy's, Kohl’s, Herberger's and Best Buy. As for websites, the five most popular were Amazon, Target, eBay, Macy's and Best Buy.

Merry Christmas!