In pursuit of happiness, what do you value more - money or time?

The University of British Columbia conducted research which suggests that people who place a greater value on their time, rather than their money, are the happiest.

CapeTalk/702’s Redi Tlhabi on Thursday asked listeners what they valued more - money or time; and what trade-offs they have made in order to achieve happiness.

I don’t value time for now; I hustle for money, I’ll get time in the later stage.

Kagiso, caller in Pretoria

Listen to the full conversation on The Redi Tlhabi Show:

I left a higher paying job for a low paying job. My reason for leaving was respect; I was not respected in my position.

Tony, caller in Bassonia

There is no guarantee that you’ll have time to spend your money later in life; rather balance making money and spending quality time with loved ones.

Neil, caller in Johannesburg

This article first appeared on 702 : In pursuit of happiness, what do you value more - money or time?


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