oniomania

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oniomania

an excessive desire to buy articles of all kinds.
See also: Manias
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oniomanie

o·ni·o·ma·ni·a

n. oniomanía, psicosis de urgencia de gastar dinero.
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John discussed the importance to implement a constitutional amendment to restrain Washington's limitless spending addiction. According to John, there are currently 28 states that have already committed to the constitutional amendment and there is a concerted effort to garner further support.
"Earmarks are the gateway drug to spending addiction," (https://books.google.co.in/books?id=uof0TefzQRMC&lpg=PR4-IA65&ots=hsDaNcni5r&dq=%E2%80%9CEarmarks+are+the+gateway+drug+to+spending+addiction.%E2%80%9D&pg=PR4-IA65&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q=%E2%80%9CEarmarks%20are%20the%20gateway%20drug%20to%20spending%20addiction.%E2%80%9D&f=false) said Sen.
Using secret cameras and surveillance technology, Morland Sanders follows people whose spending habits are spiralling out of control, investigating companies gaining from rising debt levels and asking whether more could be done to help families kick the spending addiction.
But she is still paying the price for her spending addiction, with almost daily visits from debt collectors.
Now the question is what are we going to do about the biggest problem confronting our country and our future, and that's our spending addiction."
Now the question is what are we going to do about the biggest problem confronting our country and that's our spending addiction, ABC reported Sunday.
Dewhurst concluded his statement by citing Texas' job growth, saying he would use his "proven Texas conservative values and experience to fight Obama's spending addiction."
2, delivered loudly and clearly in most parts of the country, was that taxpayers are sick to death of Washington's spending addiction. They want deep reform of the earmark process, and representatives and senators who understand what fiscal discipline means.
You may have spending addiction if you buy things to feel better, to compensate for something missing in your life or to make yourself feel loved and cared for.