Money Feels

14: The Psychology of Consumerism

February 02, 2023 Bridget Casey and Alyssa Davies Season 2 Episode 14
Money Feels
14: The Psychology of Consumerism
Show Notes

We're your hosts, Alyssa and Bridget. Welcome to the podcast, where we talk through our money trauma and create a better understanding of building a healthy relationship with finance. We've now launched our Patreon! Subscribe for bonus episodes and extra content from your hosts.

In today's episode, we discuss the following:

  • What is consumerism?
  • The Century of the Self documentary
  • Our behaviours and why we buy things
  • Sunk-cost fallacy
  • The negative impacts of consumerism
  • How to navigate your spending habits

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