Shopping Addiction

(redirected from Addictive Shopping)
A spending disorder which is
(1) Poorly controlled
(2) Markedly distressful, time-consuming, and which results in familial, social, vocational, and/or financial difficulties
(3) Does not occur in the context of hypomanic or manic symptoms
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Since its recent soft launch, Hit or Miss has already established itself as an addictive shopping experience that connects users with obsession-worthy fashion in seconds.
Tonight's BBC 2 show Wink, Meet, Delete looks at the hits and misses and how addictive shopping for dates can be.
Given time, I'm sure she would have offered the same advice to the middle-class tormentors who were, by now--judging by their fashionable and expensive clothing--surely in the grip of their own inner-child problems with addictive shopping, workaholism, or credit-card debt.