The insane amounts of money people are spending to get over bad breakups | Moneyish interview

By Reed Alexander

Can retail therapy heal a broken heart? Moneyish asked relationship Susan Winter for her take on excessive spending after a breakup.

Many of us nurse our broken hearts by going out, buying new clothes, and spending it up in ways we otherwise would avoid. Break-ups don’t just break your heart — they can break the bank, too.

The average relationship now only lasts about two years and nine months, according to one survey — and many people are compelled to revive themselves with a […]