Question: Can you explain money to a newbie? Answer: Initially money was a simple tool facilitating trade, product exchange, so people didn’t have to directly exchange one product for another. Then as Human ego, greediness grew – as Human history is basically the external representation of the constantly growing, intensifying Human ego – money itself … More The Rise And Fall Of Money
Question: What is the ugly truth about money? Answer: As with everything else, there is nothing wrong with money itself. Money has been an extremely useful invention, facilitating trade, making it possible that we do not need to exchange product to product, but we can use an intermediary ”substance” instead. The problem is how we … More What Is “Ugly” About Money? The User!
Question: What makes the rich happy and the poor frightened? Answer: First of all I am not sure about your statement. This might be true in Hollywood and in women magazines, but it does not seem to reflect true life. Do you see the “rich and famous” surrounded by their armed bodyguards, constantly worrying about … More Who Is Happier, The Poor Or The Rich?
Question: Money makes the world go round, is that a accurate quote? Answer: Yes, as our world is built and operated right now, this is a correct, accurate quote. Everything is measured by material wealth, material growth, trade and financial figures, the pulse of the world is felt by the ups and downs of the … More Yes, Money Makes The World Go Around… For Now, But Not For Long…
Question: According to the Happy Planet Index, the richest countries aren’t the ones that provide the best conditions for a happy and healthy life. How do you rate your personal happiness within your country? Answer: I fully agree with the finding. True happiness doesn’t depend on wealth, material possessions. Of course we need the resources … More Can Money Buy Happiness?
Question: How would your life change if money suddenly wasn’t an issue? Answer: I am not certain that it is money that is the problem. Perhaps the problem is how and what we use money for. Originally money was “invented” to simply facilitate trade in between people. So instead of changing a chicken for shoe … More Putting Money Into Its Place