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What kind of spender are you?

This feature was produced in collaboration between Vox Creative and Chase. Vox Media editorial staff was not involved in the creation or production of this content.

By Mai Nguyen

Everyone has strengths and weaknesses when it comes to money: Some of us drool over a bargain, while others have no trouble saying no to the latest gadgets. Striking a balance between indulging and spending responsibly isn’t easy. But knowing what kind of spender you are can help you make better financial decisions. "We all suffer from being human," says financial psychologist Brad Klontz. "It’s OK to want something as long as you don’t sacrifice your financial situation to get it."

Take this quiz to find out what kind of spender you are — and to get expert tips on how to spend more wisely.

Mai Nguyen is a freelance writer in Toronto who covers business and personal finance.

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