budgetAccording to BedTimes Magazine, December, 2015:  With the season of increased spending upon us, does a good night’s sleep make a difference in curbing impulse buys?  Researchers at UMass Amherst and Harvard say yes.  With two experiments, researchers found that those who considered purchasing a laptop either in the morning or later at night had less of a desire to make the purchase after sleeping on it.  “Sleep makes us more rational about the decision.  Rather than asking ourselves whether we should buy laptop A or laptop B, after sleeping on it, we might ask whether I really need a new laptop after all.”    Sleep before you buy…Sweet Dreams Tonight!