If It Makes You Happy

Which would you rather have? A 3000 square foot house with a small yard or a 1200 square foot house with a swimming pool and a view?

How about diamond earrings or a year’s worth of spa treatments?

What would make you happier? 1000 possessions or 100?

This week Stephanie Rosenbloom of the NY Times wrote a terrific feature article about how money can and can’t buy happiness.

Turns out money can’t buy happiness if spent in certain ways. However, other purchases truly can lead to greater happiness.

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