Assemblage
Published in

Assemblage

Psychology Explains Why You Stay in Awful Relationships

Photo by Juan Pablo Serrano Arenas at Pexels.com

Although we don’t like admitting it, we’re all extremely irrational when it comes to making decisions. For example, the behavioral economist and Nobel-prize winner Daniel Kahneman found most people would drive an extra 15 minutes to save $15 on a $16 pen, but they wouldn’t drive the same 15 minutes to save the same $15 on a $500 suit. This makes no rational sense.

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
The Rewired Soul

The Rewired Soul

Psychology/mental health/philosophy. Stay up to date by following me here & on Twitter/Instagram @TheRewiredSoul. Books available at www.TheRewiredSoul.com/shop