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Topic: Paper "scam" (Read 472 times) previous topic - next topic

Re: Paper "scam"

Reply #30
Oh yeah, it's a thing:

When you see a price of $2.99, what your brain really sees is “two, a decimal, and some other numbers,” and looks for a shortcut.

The first shortcut your brain takes is to look for a small, neat number, so you’re going to gravitate toward either two or three.

fascinating source:
https://www.quora.com/Why-do-retailers-add-%E2%80%9899%E2%80%99-to-the-end-of-their-pricing-1-99-399-00-etc