(DAILY MAIL) — They may think of themselves as the more respectable and upstanding members of society.

But the wealthy among us are in fact more likely to lie, cheat and break the law than those who have less, a study has found.

When faced with temptations, from not stopping at a pedestrian crossing to depriving a child of sweets, it was the better off who behaved worst, a study found.

  • Text smaller
  • Text bigger
Note: Read our discussion guidelines before commenting.