Are You an Oniomaniac?

If you are one of those who excessively shops and spends in order to temporarily avert negative feelings, then you could be an Oniomaniac, referred to by most men as a shopaholic. Try assessing yourself by checking out these symptoms that characterize an Oniomaniac/shopaholic: You go to the mall and shop when you get upset, […]

Spotting the Shopaholic in You

A shopaholic is an individual who has an uncontrollable urge to keep shopping even if they do not need the items they purchase. For most people shopping offers an easy access to feeling good, away from problems of different scales. It starts with buying one thing or another for that great feeling after a tough […]

How to stop being a Shopaholic

There are people who get intrigued by new tags, clearance items, shopping bags, sales and the mere idea of buying something new. Often, such people are shopaholics though they do not realize or accept the fact and as such, they end up buying things on impulse. Being a shopaholic can be a daunting thing and […]

Managing Shopping Addiction Before It Spirals Out of Control

Shopping is easily one of America‚Äôs popular pastimes but unfortunately for some people, women to be precise, it can quickly spiral out of control and become a shopping addiction. Shopping as an addiction ends up being destructive in most cases because of its financial implications. There has not been concrete proof about what cause shopping […]