How to Buy Happiness

The Science of Spending Money Well

New Release
Personal Finance
Michael Norton

Michael Norton

Harvard Business School Professor

About
Can money buy happiness? It turns out it can, but it all depends on how you spend it. In this course, Harvard Business School professor Michael Norton reveals scientifically proven methods for using money to become happier. Along the way, he’ll also dispel common myths about money that keep us from achieving the life we truly want.

How to Buy Happiness

8 Episodes

1. Three Myths About Money and Happiness

14 min

2. Buy Experiences, Not Expensive Things

11 min

3. Make it a Treat

9 min

4. Buy Time

8 min

5. Invest in Others

11 min

6. Conclusion

7 min

Here's What No One Told You about Adult Friendships

9 min

How to Spend Less Money on Your Birthday

8 min

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