- "I don't want to wait!"
- "Hey, at least I didn't buy the $150 version. Buying the $50 one is like saving $100!"
- "I deserve a treat, it's a reward for such a long, hard day at work."
- "You only live once."
- "It's an investment."
Then check out 5 Lies We Tell Ourselves to Help Up Continue Spending at Fabulously Broke in in the City (a sister blog to The Everyday Minimalist) for more help to stop shopping for the wrong reason.
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