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If money talks, will older adults walk?

The idiom “money talks” refers to using money to persuade people or buy something. Would money talk loud enough to motivate older adults to walk?

STUDY: In-person interviews were conducted with 1,000 people 50 years and older in Singapore. Participants answered questions about their levels of physical activity and attitudes toward walking. They selected from 10 options describing a six-month group walking program.

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