Why we buy what we buy, according to science

It’s not just advertising

Aug 23, 2021 | Editorial | Money psychology | Spending trends
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Secure the bag... and the shoes and the leggings

You’ve probably heard about revenge spending — the rush to spend to regain some sense of normalcy after an unprecedented or life-upending event — like a global pandemic. You’ve likely dropped some coin yourself to make up for lost time. Between dining out and traveling, Americans are spending an average...

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