Why we buy

Andrew Leung
3 min readFeb 23, 2024
Photo by Clay Banks on Unsplash

We like to buy things, but we don’t often ask why we like to buy things. The why tends to be the biggest driver of purchasing compared to what we are actually buying. In many cases we don’t even buy things for the items actual use, instead its more for what the item says about us. So lets look at 3 of the most powerful driving forces of consumer purchases.

  1. Trends

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Andrew Leung

I will be sharing the plain and honest: truths, pros and cons as well as my experiences of Personal Finance, Side Hustles, and Investing.