The festive season is upon us and it’s the time of gift giving, Christmas carols and some quality time with family. Another exciting activity leading up for all is Christmas shopping. It’s a chaotic scramble to the market, as hunting for gifts and availing of the best discounts becomes takes high priority. Often, when a requirement becomes necessity our reasoning is blinded and decision making takes a walk. In light of shopaholics and family members out hunting for the best gifts, this infographic helps us avoid certain traps retail stores set to help entice us to buy more.
The infographic is simple in nature and has a practical and realistic message for readers. To entice holiday shoppers, retailers decorate their store fronts to attract the attention of passers-by. Don’t be taken in by the flashing lights. Don’t be fooled by the discounted items either – there are enough good deals all year around. Refrain from falling prey to sound seduction as stores will use music to set the mood for a shopping spree. Don’t be tempted by over the top signage and sexy displays, and finally do your utmost to avoid the impulse purchases at checkout. Ironic isn’t it – after reading this infographic, one does feel like the stores may just be here to steal Christmas from us.
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