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7 Ways to Kill That Urge to Buy New Stuff

You don’t have to be a slave to consumerism

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You are strapped to a treadmill. It’s the same treadmill most of us can’t escape. It’s the hedonic treadmill — the observation that even though we keep chasing money, rainbows, and unicorns, believing that these things will make us happy, we’ll instead quickly adapt to any life changes, returning to our baseline of…

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David B. Clear

David B. Clear

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