There’s been a movement in recent years to try to calculate what matters most to a country so we can provide an index of overall happiness. Being able to put [ … ]
Does money really buy you happiness?
I did the Vineman Half Ironman this past weekend in northern California. It’s a beautiful race that takes you through the vineyards outside Napa during a 1.2 mile swim, [ … ]
It’s Friday, the markets are rising (what else is new) and there’s not a lot of interesting things to talk about so let’s talk about something else – sports.
Money is a tool we all need, but don’t confuse it for something that will necessarily make you happy.
Elizabeth Kolbert has an excellent piece in the New Yorker titled “no time” in which she discusses how we have a better standard of living in general, but seem to [ … ]
Business Insider is running a cool feature on “books that changed our lives”. It covers 24 different opinions on different books. I had to laugh at the Macreconomics selection (the [ … ]
“We suggest that people should stop thinking exclusively about how to get more money, and instead focus more on whether they are getting the most happiness out of the money [ … ]
People often ask me why I write this website? I think it’s important for you to know why I write it so here is why: I learn a huge [ … ]