Eating Lunch Out: It Adds Up - NBC4 Washington

Liz Crenshaw's Guide to Consumer Issues, Recalls and More

Eating Lunch Out: It Adds Up



    Eating Lunch Out: It Adds Up
    Getty Images

    Have you ever wondered how much it’s costing you to eat lunch out every day? It will make you want to pack your lunch.

    A new survey by Visa shows Americans who eat lunch out spend nearly $1,000 a year.

    The survey shows people eat lunch out an average of nearly twice a week, spending $10 per lunch. That's an average of $18 per week and $936 each year.

    Visa says men outspend woman for lunch on a weekly basis by 44 percent.