Why Money (and Other Things) Can’t Buy Happiness

There’s no doubt that getting what you want feels good, but that sense of euphoria is always fleeting. Here’s how to find a more lasting sense of happiness—no credit card needed.

 

If you ask someone what they want in life, there is a good chance that they will respond: “To be happy.” If you ask them how they plan to achieve this, they may tell you that they’re waiting on a certain event to happen in their lives. This “event” may range from getting a new job, making more money, buying a bigger house, owning a faster car, going an exotic vacation, etc. It’s as if they have lost something and they’re trying very hard to find or acquire it. But what if I told you that it’s impossible to truly “lose” your happiness? You might just be looking for it in the wrong places. Read More…