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Does Wealth Make You Meaner?

Season 2 Episode 6 | 5m 52s

Books and movies love to show wealthy people as cruel, unfeeling, and miserly. Turns out science has an explanation for why greater amounts of wealth can turn us into Scrooges. Should you just avoid growing your wealth… or is there a better way to protect yourself from the corrupting influence of money?

Aired: 07/02/19
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Is this the end of the AirBnB era?
Inflation is almost back down to pre-Covid levels but how have higher interest rates chang
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If you read the terms and conditions, you'll discover you don't "own" what you buy.
Did you know what personalized pricing otherwise known as discriminatory pricing is?
2016 looked pretty grim for Millennials, but now that forecast is looking a bit brighter.