1. Yes, money can buy you happiness

    Jon Terbush writes:

    We all know the sayings: Money can’t buy you happiness; more money, more problems.

    But while those are nice little feel-good platitudes, they may not hold water in the real world, according to a new study from economists Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers.

    By mapping income versus self-described happiness in several countries worldwide, the study’s authors found that the more money people had, the happier they tended to be. The trend was clear across the board, leading the economists to conclude that there’s “no evidence of a satiation point,” a theoretical level of contentment past which more cash doesn’t translate into more happiness.

     
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    Wait but the opposite of this has also been proven by other studies, namely the survey in which after the $ 50,000...
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