Shopping Addiction

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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
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About 14% of men were also classed as shopaholics, having run up shopping-related debts of pounds 3,425 on average.
To research her role, Isla attended both Debtors and Shopaholics Anonymous meetings and was overwhelmed by what she discovered.
She is a shopaholic and maxed out all her credit cards.
Kristin Scott Thomas, left, Isla Fisher and Leslie Bibb pump some money back into the economy in "Confessions of a Shopaholic.
Confessions Of A Shopaholic - hailed as this year's Sex And The City - is based on a novel by Sophie Kinsella.
Our customers consider Bluefly the ultimate destination for the latest in fashion and pop culture and the Shopaholic audience is clearly cut from the same cloth.
Barrister Lydia Pemberton, aged 27, blames Birmingham's lack of culture on her shopaholic ways.
Confessions of a Shopaholic (Sky Movies Drama & Romance, 8.
SHOPAHOLIC Victoria Beckham looks like she needs to pop back to the mall for a new outfit.
The Shopaholic author's new novel shows signs of fatigue --what worked in 2000 can't sell in 2009
Confessions Of A Shopaholic (Cert PG, 100 mins, Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, Comedy/Romance, also available to buy DVD pounds 17.
The "Paigeaholic" jean was inspired by the recently released Touchstone Pictures'/Jerry Bruckheimer Films' movie, "Confessions of a Shopaholic," starring Isla Fisher, and is made of the finest premium materials including DOW XLA(TM) stretch fiber for a superior fit that retains its color and shape better.