The Cheap Life

Curbing that Impulse to Buy

Jeff Yeager

Related Articles

7 Stingy Steps to Curb Impulse Buying

Video: Behaviors that Lead to Compulsive Spending

10 Ways to Control Impulse Shopping

Is There Any Hope for a Spendaholic?

How often do you suffer from buyer's remorse after making an impulse purchase? This week, the Ultimate Cheapskate gives us some great tips for dealing with impulse buying and controlling those emotions that make us want to buy.

True or False

Debt is preventing me from taking a vacation this year or the vacation I'd like to take this year! Tell us: Yes, debt is affecting my vacation plans! or No, we're going exactly where we want to go but we'd love to learn make our trip as inexpensive as possible!

Jeff Yeager is the author of four popular books about frugal living, including his most recent, How to Retire the Cheapskate Way. He is AARP's official Savings Expert, host of the weekly web show The Cheap Life with Jeff Yeager, and his website is

For more helpful videos on living better for less, visit the TDS YouTube channel or the TDS video index.

Share your thoughts about this article with the editor.

Stay Connected with TDS

Little Luxuries

to any newsletter and get a copy
of our ebook
Little Luxuries:
130 Ways to Live Better...For Less
for FREE!

The Dollar Stretcher
Dollar Stretcher Parents
Dollar Stretcher Tips
After 50 Finances
Surviving Tough Times
Financial Independence
The Computer Lady

Your Email:

View the TDS Privacy Policy.

Get Out of Debt