" A super cool template for bloggers, photographers and travelers "

Money for nothing (sort of)

Why do people spend more to get free things – in this case, a mostly-syrup-and-ice slushy drink that has no nutritional value? What, precisely, is so alluring about freebies?

From the story:

“Free is magic,” says Barry Schwartz, professor of psychology at Swarthmore College. “If you offer something for free, people will gladly spend money to get it.”