Material Possessions in Adulthood - Deepstash

Material Possessions in Adulthood

  • The first car is often the main symbol of identity, with young adults seeing it as an extension of themselves.
  • The house becomes the extension of the physical body and is a clear reflection on the image the owner wants to convey.
  • Research shows that a fragile ego and powerlessness are triggers to buy high-status products, as it offsets the inner inadequateness.
  • Our possession signals our status and availability to others.

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