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Spend Money On Others and Be Happier
21 March 2008 03:22 am
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Researchers at the University of British Columbia and Harvard Law School have found that spending as little as five dollars on another person will make you happier, even if you thought it would make you happier spending it on yourself.

In a number of experiments on 630 volunteers researchers determined that it did not matter how much the person earned as to the degree of happiness attained.

Elizabeth Dunn, psychologist, stated, "Regardless of how much income each person made, those who spent money on others reported greater happiness, while those who spent more on themselves did not."