Income is tied to happiness and hope for the future
A new study found a positive connection between money and well-being, but it is subject to various other factors.
Those making more money tended to report higher levels of life satisfaction and hope. However, the effect didn't exist for those making less than $1800 a month - this is around the poverty line for a multi-person household with children.
SIMILAR ARTICLES & IDEAS:
Hope is a positive cognitive state based on determination and planning to meet a goal successfully. It consists of three things:
Religion, philosophy, and the arts have long considered happiness a subject important to study.
The sciences, however, have only recently caught up:...