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Americans Spend HOW MUCH Per Year On Retail Therapy?

The bottom line is Americans sure do love them some retail therapy.

It's the Holidays.. we are supposed to be out shopping for other people & doing thoughtful things.

In a perfect world right? Let's be real.. sometimes life is just stressful and new research reveals that retail therapy really does exist and it makes up more than a fifth of all shopping purchases.

A new survey of 2,000 people across the country found that the average American spends a whopping $1,652 per year on purchases solely to cheer themselves up.

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