Talking Shop - Separate stories podcast

ABC Radio National

Education, Society & Culture

Talking Shop is a weekly series that delves deep into marketing spin and consumer psychology to find out why we buy what we buy - and how we can buy better.


Talking Shop: Buy now!

July 28th, 2014

Episode 7 of 8 episodes

You might think you can resist the overtures of marketers to get you to buy more – two for one deals, limited edition items and Boxing Day sales. But there are many subtle strategies to get you to spend on things that in the cold light of day, you may not need or want.