why is it when you buy something it is allwas priced at 1.99 or 1.59?
why cant thay just say 2.00 or1.60 what are retailors doing try to make it sound less or what
- cactusgeneLv 79 years agoFavorite Answer
You answered your own question. In many people's mind a price of $1.99 is much cheaper than $2, because it starts with a 1. There have been studies made and it affects about 40% of the population and that's good enough to make that deception worthwhile to a businessman.
- RaysorLv 79 years ago
What do you think? Do you think it is just for the fun of it??