44% of Parents will eat MORE Halloween candy than the kids

According to a new poll, 86% of parents have secretly STOLEN some of their kids' Halloween candy before.  

And the average parent who raids their kid's stash ends up eating a QUARTER of their candy.44% of parents actually expect to eat MORE candy than their kids this year.  

That includes what they steal, plus any leftover candy they don't hand out to trick-or-treaters.Here are three more stats from the survey . . .

1.  40% of people say they enjoy Halloween as adults more than they did as kids.  Just over a third say it's because THEY get to decide how much candy they can eat, and no one can stop them.
2.  58% of adults try to limit how much candy they eat on Halloween night.  That's compared to 75% of parents who limit the amount of candy their kids eat.
3.  73% of us intentionally buy more candy than we need for trick-or-treaters, just to make sure there's plenty left over. 

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