If you are in debt — and still feel the need to buy all the time — pay attention to Dr. Phil’s advice:
You don’t solve money problems with money. You also don’t solve emotional problems with money. Look at what your real problem is. Going shopping is not going to solve it.
Is your position, “I want what I want when I want it?” And do you not care if you can afford it? You are putting your life in financial ruin — do you realize that?
Ask yourself hard questions about what you’re spending now. Get real, and don’t live a fantasy. Get educated on your bills and your finances. Know where your money is going, read your bills, and make informed decisions.
Just as you need to behave with integrity in life, you need to have integrity when it comes to financial issues. Set financial goals and take pride in being responsible.