Mark Dolliver’s Takes: Satisfaction Guaranteed?

So, money does buy happiness. CBS News asked adults how satisfied they are with the way their lives are going. In the $50,000-plus income bracket, 36 percent are completely satisfied, 51 percent somewhat satisfied, and 13 percent somewhat or completely dissatisfied. Among the under-$50,000 cohort, 15 percent are completely satisfied, 47 percent somewhat satisfied, and 37 percent somewhat or completely dissatisfied.