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" We have exchanged oppinions about the possible steps that can be taken in the future. I also talked about which steps I see need to be taken to help the Syrian people get out of this crisis," Brahimi said.
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(CNN) – Did you spend more than you budgeted for while shopping for holiday gifts this year? If yes, is that because you bought some stuff for yourself, too?
There's a good chance that once you bought that first item, you couldn't stop yourself from buying more.
“Once a shopper makes that first purchase they, in a sense, have pulled their finger out of the dyke," said consumer psychologist Bruce Sanders. "They have been holding on and feeling that they don’t want to spend too much. And now that finger comes out of the dyke and then they get into a purchasing momentum. They go with the flow.”