February may have only just started today, but you've probably been seeing stealthy displays of plush hearts, overpriced chocolates, and pushy jewelry ads creeping into your stores since before Christmas. And it's no surprise they were eager to start pushing it; love is apparently a high-value commodity. So what is the price of love, you ask? In 2018, that answer was ~$19.6 BILLION dollars. Yeah. That's a mega-butt-load of chocolate, flowers, jewelry, plushies, fancy dinners, spa services, etc. And while I'm just positive your loved one will forever cherish the mediocre chocolate heart you grabbed at the grocery that says "I Wuv You," let's stop to think for a moment about the impact we as