How Much Money Is Enough to Make You Happy? Most Americans Say $284,000, Others Say $1.2 Million

In a recent survey, 67% of respondents said that their happiness hinged on their ability to pay bills on time. Another 45% said homeownership made them happy. Others said they needed $1 million in the bank to be secure. So what is the true cost of happiness, and how much does it take to really sit back and relax?