If You Are Happy, Are You Successful?

Image by Unsplash

Economists propose ~$75k is the yearly max income for happiness. I would bump this up to ~$250k per year for coastal city residents to account for higher living expenses. Since a lower to middle-class income in San Francisco is equivalent to an upper-class income in middle America or most Sun Belt states, this is a financial precaution to follow.

--

--

--

21-yr-old personal finance enthusiast making sense of cents. You can boil it down here as well: https://boilednotfried.com

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

What’s that one thing we remember saying to our self when we were little.

When you’re in a hole, stop digging

10 Ways to Love Yourself and Why You Should

ways to love yourself

Week 7- Art Idea Essay- The Art of Place

How I Plan to Become A Better Learner?

friends & Mind

This Just In… Just Do It

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Mia Gradelski

Mia Gradelski

21-yr-old personal finance enthusiast making sense of cents. You can boil it down here as well: https://boilednotfried.com

More from Medium

The Easiest Concepts Anyone Can Master To Never Let Money Rule Their Life Again

6 Things You Should Know Before Getting A Business Credit Card And Bank Account

Why Most People Will Never Achieve Financial Freedom

4 Reasons Why I Check My Investments Daily