Tag Archives: no-buy challenge

Battling Shopping Addiction: Making Behavioral Changes

The other day one of my good blogger friends, Joe at Retire By 40, wrote a post titled Finally, A Pill For Shopaholics. According to his article, a pill that is used right now to treat Alzheimer’s might curb shopaholic tendencies as well. Wouldn’t it be nice to have an easy solution in the form of a small pill? Take… Read more »

How “Do Not Need” Lists Can Save You A Buck

I am on a three month no-buy resolution. I figured it is a good prelude to start implementing my next resolution – de-cluttering. Where do you usually start? I, of course, started with my favorite place which happens to be (you guessed it, right!) my closet. After I cleaned my closet, and packed some of my clothes and shoes for… Read more »

Challenging the Shopaholic in Me

Make sure to check out my guest post Five Conversations Before Moving In Together on Consumerism Commentary!  It’s only been a few days into 2012, and I already have reviewed one of my resolutions. You are probably thinking “What the hell? It’s been only what? Four days?” Yes, four days into the new year and I realized that I was not… Read more »