Shopping Addiction

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If you are secretive about how much shopping you're doing or you've tried to stop and can't, you may have an addiction to shopping.

We speak with Dr. April Benson, a psychologist who specializes in treating shopping compulsion.

Her forthcoming book is called "To Buy or Not to Buy: Why We Overshop and How to Stop."

Visit Benson's Web site: Stopping Overshopping

This program aired on December 24, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.

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