You Love a Good Deal More Than the Actual Stuff You Buy, Here’s Why





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Published on Dec 19, 2017

Everyone loves a good sale, but do we like our purchase? Here’s what bargain shopping does to your brain.

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Written by: Victoria Barrios


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