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THE 10 VERY SIMPLE THINGS THAT MAKE US HAPPY

If money can’t buy happiness, then why do we get so excited when we find $10 in our pocket? According to a new survey, there’s nothing that will boost your day more than that.

A survey discovered the 10 ‘little successes’ that provide us with the greatest moments of happiness. 

 1. Discovering money you didn’t know you had in an old coat – 59%

 2. Winning a contest you forgot you entered – 46%

 3. Getting a refund or rebate you didn’t know was due – 41%

 4. Saving money on household bills – 31%

 5. Finding a winning lottery ticket – 28%

 6. Getting to the register and realizing your item has been marked down – 26%

 7. Losing a 1/2 pound – 18%

 8. Finding money in an automated device, like the change bowl at a counter at checkout – 13%

 9. Not having a hangover after a big night out – 5%

10. Getting a seat on the train into work – 3%