Today, the phenomenon of earn money is one of the important motivations of individuals who are new in business life. In addition, money has become more important in consumer societies due to having power. Individuals use money to gain social standing in society, influence others, or dominate, and display their existence and social power to others by purchasing goods and services through the acquisition of material possessions. The aim of this study is to investigate the effects of making money motivations on success, happiness and centrality as the components of materialist values. In line with this aim, the study was carried out with the data collected in Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University via surveying using simple random sampling method. The study was conducted via 406 participants who students at this university in this study. The findings of the study indicate that making money motivations have meaningful positive effects on success, happiness and centrality as the components of materialist values. The material values components with the most significant effect on making money motivations are arranged as success (R2=0,14), happiness (R2=0,12), and centrality (R2=0,10) from the strongest to weakest effect on money motivations.
|Early Pub Date||October 30, 2022|
|Publication Date||October 30, 2022|
|Published in Issue||Year 2022, Volume 9, Issue 2|
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