Slacker and Steve - Buying Groceries Online Could Help You Lose Weight (Audio)

August 23, 2017

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More people are buying groceries online through services like Amazon Fresh.  Even some grocery stores are delivering now.  Some people think it's just a lazy Millennial thing.  But it turns out it might also help you lose weight. Researchers at the University of Albany released a study this month that found you're less likely to make impulse purchases when you shop online. That usually means things like chips, candy, and other junk food.


Do you shop for groceries online? Do you make fewer impulse buys?