I Am Addicted to Shopping

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    I just started working at a store

    that has amaaaaazing stuff for cheap. I work almost every day there, and at the end of every shift I can't help but buy something. This isn't a big deal, but on every day off I get, I switch roles from nearly full-time employee to full-time customer. I find that I can't go a day...
    Kayrouille Kayrouille
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 7, 2014

    Poster Child For Shopping Addiction & Compulsive Spending

    I am overwhelmed by how much I shop - frequency, quantity, and the amount of money i spend. I am 41 years old and have been this way my whole life. I remember as a kid that my mom and i would spend our weekends at the mall for fun. We still love to shop but she is not out of...
    Catbert16 Catbert16
    41-45
    1 Response May 20, 2012

    I love shopping. I have

    such a great time with my friends when we spend the day at the mall. Even when I don't have the money to spend, sometimes I do anyway just so I'll feel better
    Imsofancyy Imsofancyy
    41-45, F
    Jun 28, 2014

    So it's been mostly this year,

    I've never really been a shop o holic or anything but for Christmas I got a gift card and that has lead me down a path to where I am today. I'm not entirely sure why but I do know the when. It was just after new years and I wanted to start over. I wanted a few new things that...
    Sparrowlynn03 Sparrowlynn03
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 18, 2014

    Labels or love? Well a Prada dress has never

    broke my heart before. No more emotional baggage, I'm going to replace it with Dior <3!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 6, 2013

    I've spent 5k in clothes

    and shoes in 4 months .. I'm trying to stop but I don't know how .. The thing is non of it is my money 😟
    bomchelle27 bomchelle27
    26-30, F
    Oct 12, 2015

    Hi Everyone, My Name's Bree and I'm Addicted To Shopping !!

    OK so I've arrived at shopperholics anonymous *puts bags down* I look around the room and whilst its supposed to be anonymous here I see so many familiar faces.  This is going to be fabulous ! I'm not going to shame you all by naming you, but come on peeps you know who you are...
    Bree10 Bree10
    36-40, T
    6 Responses Feb 7, 2012

    My Favourite:

    DESIGNERS. High End Designers. My biggest and worst addiction. & this is how it started: Ever since I was a little girl my mother would always take me shopping. Shopping at designers that I've never heard of. Although to be fair: I thought Zellers was a brand a big...
    Niftee Niftee
    22-25, F
    Jul 3, 2009

    I'm Still At It.

    I went shopping this past weekend. I told myself, no, I promised myself that I would not spend more than $500. I spent the $500. But I also spent even more When I got home, my boyfriend forced me to provide receipts for everything I bought.. We added everything up. Turns out that...
    Niftee Niftee
    22-25, F
    Jul 7, 2010
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