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Personal Story: Jen Clendineg, Fairfield, IA

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Tip Impulsive spending

Whenever I'm feeling the urge to buy things or book a vacation online that I can't afford I do a pretend shopping spree...I go online and put all the things in my cart and then I leave the computer. When I come back later I realize that I don't need that stuff and just click off the site. I guess just "collecting' things in my basket is enough to make the urge pass.

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