MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Have you ever decided to do a little shopping after you’ve had a few? A new survey finds millions of Americans are shopping while drinking.
The survey from Finder.com shows 68 million people admitted to drunk shopping, racking up about $447 per person, double the amount from the previous year.READ MORE: Uptown’s Williams Pub & Peanut Bars Closes Indefinitely After Shooting
Food is the top purchase made followed by shoes and clothes.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: Winter Weather Advisory Issued For South-Central Minnesota
A significant number of people also said they gamble online while tipsy.MORE NEWS: Gophers Break Losing Streak, Beat Rutgers 68-65
The survey found that men were more likely to shop drunkenly, or at least to spend more than women. Their average topped $500, whereas women on average kept it to roughly half that figure.