Archive for month: February, 2020

How to step out of the shop-spend-consume cycle

It doesn’t require a total overhaul of your life, but following a few simple steps can help you start consuming less, says Lucía González Schuett. A few years ago, Lucía González Schuett embarked on a “personal rollercoaster journey,” as she puts it [...]

Here’s why you shouldn’t put all your trust in online reviews

The bad news: Online user reviews don’t really match up with performance reviews, says behavioral scientist Bart de Langhe. But that means there’s also good news: We can stop obsessing over them. Online shopping has brought tremendous convenience — but [...]