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June 20th, 2013, 11:57 PM
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"Should I buy it?" - 12 Questions To Ask Yourself!

I found this article interesting...

What other questions do you find yourself asking before making a purchase?

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June 23rd, 2013, 04:07 AM
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The last one is a big one for me. "Will you regret it?" because I almost always regret impulse purchases.
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June 23rd, 2013, 08:42 PM
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Same here! I've been doing a lot better lately - It used to be pretty bad. It would be small impulse buys, but they add up!
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July 23rd, 2013, 08:03 AM
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I need to do this!
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August 1st, 2013, 11:11 AM
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THIS. I should probably keep the list in my purse or wallet. Or tape it onto my card.
I've gotten better at my spending. The trick I use when I'm shopping and I see something I want but don't really need, is that I grab it anyways and let it hang out in my cart. By the end of the shopping trip, I've pretty much had my fill of it being in 'my possession' and I can put it back and be fine.
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