Wednesday, November 22, 2006

Wonder Why You've Been Stingy Lately?

So you haven't been spending a lot of money? Stopped feeding the dogs? Maybe even... stopped feeding the kids? According to a recent article publised by the New York Times entitled "Just Thinking About Money Can Turn The Mind Stingy", thinking about money can do exactly what the title says. Some Psychologists conducted a test in which people were subconciously reminded about money. After the test, these same people showed some alarming behavior such as: need to be isolated, unacceptance of help, unwilling to give or receive help. Money is important because it feeds us and buys that 60" plasma in the living room. But thinking about it endlessly can really put some depression into your life. Check out the article here to read more on the study.


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