The Average American Spends $40/Purchase While Drunk Shopping, Survey Says

The Average American Spends $40/Purchase While Drunk Shopping, Survey Says

Myrtle Beach, SC (WFXB)–Online retailers are making billions off drunk shoppers.  A CNBC Report found drunken online shoppers spend more than $40 each time they stumble around sites like Amazon.  Gin drinkers spend the most, about $82 on average, while whiskey drinkers are the cheapest buzzed buyers.

If you’re worried about a spending spree while under the influence, experts have a couple tips for you.  First, they say, delete shopping apps from your phone and tablet so you’re not tempted.  Also, they recommend only shopping with companies who have good return policies for those regretful items.

Greg and Abbi discuss some of their impulse purchases.

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