MULTIMEDIA: Just for Fun 'Spooky Spending' on Halloween By Catherine Wolinski Thursday, October 31, 2013 1:30 PM Sometimes, there’s nothing scarier than spending hard-earned cash on frivolous items. However, studies show that when it comes to Halloween, adults are just as guilty of enjoying the spending spree-causing costume pursuit as the children they buy for. See the scary statistics of American participation in and national spending on Halloween in this infographic created by dba designs for Wisebread and Traidcraft: "Halloween by the Numbers." And, yes, VM is guilty too—Visit the Vision Monday Facebook page to see photos of how our office is celebrating! Hint: there are costumes involved. Hat tip: Daniel Feldman @dbadesigns.