Extra Money? Should you buy experiences or stuff?

May 15, 2014

When you're fortunate enough to find yourself with extra spending money (it doesn't happen a lot for us!), how do you typically choose to spend it? A fancy dinner, shopping spree, that extra latte in the morning? While all these options may sound fun, what really gives you the most bang for your buck?

Harvard Business School Professor Michael Norton recently decided to find out:

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To find out more, check out Happy Money: The Science of Smarter Spending, by Elizabeth Dunn and Michael Norton.