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Study: Parents Possibly To Blame For Children’s Shopping Addiction

The study in the Journal of Consumer Affairs links a difficult childhood, including divorce, to compulsive shopping later in life.

07/30/2013

Internet May Be Fueling Shopping Addiction

As many as 17 million Americans, most of them women, have been diagnosed with shopping addiction. Now, addiction experts say there’s an alarming new trend: teenage shopaholics, provoked in part by the internet.

CBS 2–09/24/2010