What is Singles' Day?
As opposed to Valentine's Day, Singles' Day celebrates the pride that many people feel for being single (which includes those who are divorced, separated or widowed). This holiday was created in 1993 by students from the University of Nanjing, China, where it is now very popular.
When is Singles' Day in Spain?
Although it was originally held on November 11, the same as in China, Singles' Day in Spain is now celebrated on February 13, which is the day before Valentine's Day. So it honors those who don't have a partner.
What purchases can I make on Singles' Day?
There is a wide selection of gifts that can be given on Singles' Day. In fact, over the years, its growing popularity (Alibaba posted sales of over 74 billion in China in 2020, higher than its sales on other important dates, such as Black Friday and Cyber Monday) has led brands to substantially improve their Singles' Day deals and discounts, and even to create products and services designed exclusively for people who don't have a partner.
How can I finance my Singles' Day purchases?
To make it easier to purchase Singles' Day gifts, BBVA offers its customers different financing options, including a Personal Online Loan and a Fast Online Loan, which you can request from bbva.es or the BBVA app without providing any documentation, and receive a reply within approximately 8 working hours.