Buy now increasingly easy: it is possible to do it in person coming into a shop, or virtually. But be careful of the danger of compulsive shopping!

The e-shopping is having, in recent times, a huge success, just think that I can go shopping on the web and then deliver me all conveniently at home, or I can buy boots, shoes, bags, toys for children, etc. all with just a single click! looks nice right? In truth, for many of us becomes a kind of disease from which it is difficult to heal and that choice of shopping on the web becomes less and less controllable, it ends in the true sense of the word, out of control, creating many problems, both economically and in both psychological. classification of a disease Buying on the web or in a shop routes from the center of our city may have as a common denominator the compulsiveness that in both types of acquisition is the same thing, the same problem. The compulsive shopping or syndrome shopping is representative of an uncomfortable psychological as well as behavioral, is characterized by a tendency to manifest real crisis of purchase, a form of mania of expenditure which, in the early years in which it was described, has earned this disorder also term oniomania buy or mania.


Everything starts from a normal, everyday behavior, which over time becomes something difficult to manage, because it leads to unnecessary purchases of genres, duplicates of things you already have. The result is a huge waste of money, which can in some cases lead to economic ruin the person who is affected. In English, this problem is known as compulsive buying, and has a large and deep bond with the characteristics typical of our consumerist society modern. To this end, it has also been defined accessorize. is very difficult to distinguish the purchase pathological than normal, particularly in light of the fact that the subject has maybe this problem so silent and only with the passage of time begins to manifest itself more clearly even to those who live with this person. Purchases can also have a symbolic connotation, that according to some studies on the types of expenditure incurred by the individuals affected by the syndrome from shopping, especially when there is a certain repetitiveness purchasing a certain type of products.