Don’t Cheat: Money Earned Honestly Is More Exciting To The Brain

You might as well earn your money the old-fashioned way. A new study reveals the brain responds less to money gained from immoral actions than money earned decently. Study leader Dr. Molly Crockett with the University College London explains, “When we make decisions, a network of brain regions calculates how valuable our options are. Ill-gotten gains evoke weaker responses in this network, which may explain why most people would rather not profit from harming others.” (Daily Mail