Thing a Day
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Thing a Day

“Money Can’t Buy Happiness” is Wrong

Money actually can buy happiness.

This guy knows where it’s at. Photo by Osarugue Igbinoba on Unsplash

We hear stuff like “money can’t buy happiness” and “more money, more problems” and stuff like that all the time. It’s kind of incongruous in a country that pushes people to never be content with what they have. It’s always “climb the corporate ladder” or “turn your hobbies into side hustles,” get rich quick schemes and MLMs.

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Matthew Maniaci

Matthew Maniaci

Living with and talking about mental illness in an open, honest way to help break down stigma. I was one of those suicidal kids you read about. He/him/his.