Tuesday, March 19, 2019

America has a drunk shopping habit

Chain Store Age
The amount spent on “spontaneous drunk purchases” is soaring in the United States.

According to personal finance web site Finder.com, Americans spent $39.4 billion on drunk purchases in the past 12 months, up from last year’s $30.43 billion. More than a quarter (26%) of Americans admit to shopping under the influence, totaling some 53.4 million people, according to Finder’s third annual Drunk Shopping survey. That’s down from 46% in 2018, which means the amount being spent per person is on the rise.. . . more