What do you buy when you’re sad?
Have you ever had a bad day and tried to make yourself feel better by going shopping? New research suggests people are more likely to buy things they don’t really need when they are sad, bored or stressed. And they’ll probably also come to regret their shopping trip.
Dan turns up in the studio with a load of shopping bags and a very strange outfit he bought to cheer himself up. You’ll also learn some vocabulary related to shopping and mood.
This week’s question:
Online shoppers in which country spend more per household than consumers in any other country, according to a report from the UK Cards Association?
a) The USA
c) The UK
Listen to the programme to find out the answer.