How to live with­out buyer’s re­morse

Good Housekeeping (Philippines) - - Your Money -

You al­ready know not to buy gro­ceries on an empty stom­ach (how’d that box of Oreos end up in there?), but new re­search from the Uni­ver­sity of Min­nesota in the U.S. shows that we spend 64% more on ev­ery­thing when we shop hun­gry. “Hunger makes us think about ac­quir­ing and con­sum­ing things, even if what we’re buy­ing isn’t edi­ble,” says study au­thor Ali­son Jing Xu. So never leave home with­out a snack, peo­ple.

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