The Drug Of Buying ‘Stuff’

The weather is warm and in the United States we are about to start enjoying some of the national pastimes of our country.   We love things like baseball, apple pie, the 4th of July, and grilling out in our backyards.    Oh yeah, and we also LOVE spending money.    In recent years, I’ve noticed that spending is more than just making a purchase here and there.  It’s almost a ‘crack’ like addiction, whether you wait for that Amazon package at the door or to take a photo of your tricked out new ride to post up on Facebook.   Like it or not, many Americans are addicted to the drug of buying ‘stuff’.    Why is this and how can you get your patterns changed on the home front? It seems pretty apparent that ease of access to drugs can make a user want more of them.  In our spending patterns, the ease of credit, access to our cash, and online transactions with ...

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Black Friday Is Coming!

Black Friday Is Coming - Some of love it. Some of us don’t. Black Friday is the one day of the year where you are supposed to get the deals of a lifetime. It is the ultimate early shopping day known as Black Friday which is the day after Thanksgiving. If you are ready to wake up at the crack of dawn, you may be able to go down to one of your favorite stores to find the lowest of bargains in the market place. ...

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