How to live without buyer’s remorse
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.