Posts tagged ‘happiness’

5 Facts About the Relationship of Money and Happiness

Updated: July 1, 2018 | Personal Finance | 4 Comments

Can money buy happiness? Will becoming rich make you happy? How does a person’s amount of wealth affect their general well-being? These are some of the questions that Dr. Ryan T. Howell tried to find out. An assistant professor of psychology at the San Francisco State University, he conducted a study to find out the […]

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The Psychology of Spending: How Money Makes Us Happy

Updated: October 2, 2017 | Mindsetting, Personal Finance | 2 Comments

Do you shop whenever you feel stressed or depressed? If so, then you’re among many individuals who believe in retail therapy. However, research has found that buying stuff to improve one’s mood or disposition is a weak solution to a symptomatic problem. It’s like putting band-aid to a stab wound instead of seeking medical help. […]

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If You Want To Be Successful, You Have To Choose Happiness

Updated: April 1, 2018 | Mindsetting, Productivity | 10 Comments

Did you know that there is a link between success and happiness? Of course, it is common sense to believe that successful people often lead happy lives. However, there is evidence that show the reverse is also true – that people who are happy, are more likely to succeed in life. In 2005, a team […]

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What Should Be Your Priority: House, Car, Business, or Stock Investments?

Updated: February 9, 2018 | Mindsetting, Personal Finance | 22 Comments

If you were to choose, what should be your priority – buy a house, get a car, start a business, or build your stock investments? This was the concern of a young woman, who posted this question on a Facebook group a few days ago. When I saw this on my timeline, I decided to […]

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How To Become Rich AND Happy

Updated: February 11, 2018 | Mindsetting | 17 Comments

How do you see yourself in 5 years? If you were in a job interview, I’m almost certain that this question will come up along the way. And because it is such a common question that employers ask, you probably have a ready response to it – a reply that would help you get the […]

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When He Said That Money CAN Buy Happiness, I Was Shocked – But In The End, I Believed Him.

Updated: July 10, 2017 | Inspirational | 8 Comments

Why is Christmas a generally, happy season? I believe partly it’s because people have lots of money during this time. And because they have money, they are then able to buy happiness… No, I’m not talking about “fake” happiness, but true genuine happiness. I’ll explain that later, but first – you have to watch this […]

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How Frugality Made Me Afford Happiness

Updated: July 24, 2018 | Life Lessons, Mindsetting | 13 Comments

I consider myself frugal. While I do splurge on things occasionally, I only do it when I know I can afford it. And most of the time, I consciously avoid spending on unnecessary things. There is a thin line between being frugal and being cheap (take the test here), and I choose to stay as […]

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Be Extraordinary: 8 Steps To Living The Life You’ve Always Wanted

Updated: February 18, 2018 | Inspirational, Mindsetting | 8 Comments

Are you bored with your daily routine? Tired of doing the same things, day in and day out? Are you unhappy with how life is treating for you? And wish that everything could be different? If your answer to most of these is YES, then you have a bad case of being ordinary. There is […]

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