By Michelle Lemme
What is wrong with me? Honestly, sometimes I feel as though I’m incapable of not spending money. I think I may have a serious problem with “impulse control” when it comes to purchasing. Do you think I could I be manic?
A friend told me about a website that carries the brand of swimsuit that I really like. I already own one, it’s in great condition. I rationalized that with the amount of time I spend in my suit at the cottage, it would make sense to have two that are comfortable (as opposed to the second one I own, which, impulsively I had to have, even though it clearly did not fit “properly”). In any case, I found the same suit, different color and purchased it for just under $100 including tax and shipping. I made that purchase on February 26, today is March 19, 2012 and I am still waiting on delivery.
I spend, roughly $150 every other month on “supplements” which I purchase online. This has been going on for approximately 6 months. These purchases include PGx, for weight loss, weight maintenance and glycemic control. I have yet to lose more than the six pounds I lost before I started [...] continue the story