Stop Shopping Archive

  • Celebrity Spending Sprees: Imelda Marcos and her infamous shoes

    Celebrity Spending Sprees: Imelda Marcos and her infamous shoes

    Tweet Imelda Marcos was the wife of Ferdinand E. Marcos, the 10th Philippine President of the Philippines. When the palace doors came loose on their hinges the amount of STUFF was incredible: A billion here 800 million there An office tower in Manhattan A waterfront […]

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  • Celebrity Spending Sprees: Britney Spears & Victoria Beckham

    Celebrity Spending Sprees: Britney Spears & Victoria Beckham

    Tweet BRITNEY SPEARS The Princess of Pop has an estimated £100 million in the bank and she shops when she’s depressed. ‘I can be in the dump of dumpsters and go buy a pair of new shoes, and then it’s okay,’ she says. ‘ Even […]

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  • Stop overshopping and take control

    Stop overshopping and take control

    Tweet Over shopping is over consumption. It is binging with your credit card, and it is out of control. I am not talking about deciding to pick up a laptop after careful consideration of its purpose, the price tag and its value to you. Over […]

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  • 3 Strategies to Stop Shopping

    3 Strategies to Stop Shopping

    Tweet Wait 3 days This is something I use often. When I see something I want, I force myself to put it back, and then I wait 72 hours. If I am still thinking about it, 72 hours later, then it’s clear I really need […]

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  • 3 Strategies to help you Stop Shopping

    Tweet If keeping your home clutter free is not a good shopping strategy for you, read on for my top 3 strategies (tried, tested and true) that have helped me many a time to stop a purchase. I have used them individually or in combinations […]

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