Does getting rich mean giving less? Research shows the more money you have, the more tight fisted you become

A study from UC  Berkeley’s Dacher Keltner finds that isolation and a decrease in generosity  occur as personal wealth increases Another  study tracked a Mexican village and watched giving and community activities drop  as wealth grew Since 1800,  Americans have used the word ‘get’ in print progressively more than the word  ‘give’ By  Daily Mail…

While chaos drives some to seek comfort in friends and family, Many Wealthy gravitate toward money and material possessions

By Yasmin Anwar, Media Relations | August 30, 2012 BERKELEY —Crises are said to bring people closer together. But a new study from UC Berkeley suggests that while the have-nots reach out to one another in times of trouble, the wealthy are more apt to find comfort in material possessions. While chaos drives some to…