Mind + Money

Do happy people manage finances better?
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Do happy people manage finances better?

Parents sometimes tell their children “just be happy” – reflecting popular wisdom that putting finance first can limit horizons, or worse, corrupt morals.

How not to get hooked – four dos and don’ts for banking on the go
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How not to get hooked – four dos and don’ts for banking on the go

Do you answer it – or consign it to the trash?

From The Simpsons to soap operas: Five ways watching TV may change money choices
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From The Simpsons to soap operas: Five ways watching TV may change money choices

But mounting evidence suggests TV may be more than just entertainment that fills spare time. A box-set “binge-watch” may actually influence decision making in other parts of life.

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