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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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