Shopping Addiction is Real – A Solution is Here for Shopaholics with Onward


This Christmas season, US consumers will spend $680B at stores in person and (increasingly) online. But while most of us will be happily enjoying our presents, as many as 6% of us may suffer from shopping addiction / shopaholic disorder. Tech-based retailers, including Amazon, Google and Walmart are deploying ever-smarter algorithms to engage and motivating shopping behavior. With its 24/7 availability and one-click checkout, e-commerce has only made the problem more serious.

Onward is pleased to announce the launch of its Online Shopping Overuse program. Now, if you download the Onward product for the first time and choose shopping, you’ll get all the amazing features of Onward focused on your online commerce concern. This includes tracking and reporting (in our Free tier), and a customized program, blocking, a chatbot, clinically-validated interventions, accountability sharing (in our Pro tier). For as little as $10/month you can install Onward on your devices and change your life.

We know the holidays can be stressful. Don’t let your shopping habit get in the way of a fun season or lead to a regretful January. Onward can help.

Download Onward for Shopping, Gambling, Porn or Screen Time/Social Media today.

Gabe Zichermann
Gabe is a serial entrepreneur, author, and speaker with a family history of addiction and a decade of experience building systems for behavior change. His vision is to foster a world where balanced relationships between “real life" and technology make everyone healthier, happier and more truly connected.