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Retail Therapy - What Is It And Does It Work?

Retail therapy is the process of trying to cheer yourself up by buying yourself gifts or treats. It’s both an intentional and an impulsive action and it gets triggered when we are ...

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Your Brain on Retail Therapy

Your Brain on Retail Therapy

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Why Does Retail Therapy Work?

Emotions like sadness can be associated with the sense of lacking control, so we try to regain control by making intentional choices, like where to shop and what t...

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Any Downsides to Retail Therapy?

Despite the fact that impulsive purchases sound like a bad financial decision, it seems like when people are buying things to cheer themselves up, they are not usually overspending...

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