Well, I want to tell you something: Buying things won't make you a happier person. Instead, you should focus on what makes YOU happy.
However, that doesn't stop some people from spending much more than they have, especially because it’s easy to think that buying things will make them a happier person.
Considering that 68% of people live paycheck to paycheck, 26% have no savings whatsoever, the median amount saved for retirement is less than $60,000, and the average household has $7,283 in credit card debt- I'm going to assume that the average person is feeling more stress than happiness due to the things that they buy. [Read more…]