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Author Stanley, Thomas J., author.

Title The millionaire next door : the surprising secrets of America's wealthy / Thomas J. Stanley, Ph.D., William D. Danko, Ph.D. ; foreword by Sarah Stanley Fallaw, Ph.D.

Edition Twentieth anniversary edition.
Publication Info. Lanham : Taylor Trade Publishing, 2016.
3 holds on first copy returned of 3 copies
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  339.43 STA    ON HOLDSHELF
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  339.43 STA    MISSING
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  339.43 STA    DUE 08-15-20
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Description xiv, 258 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Meet the millionaire next door -- Frugal frugal frugal -- Time, energy, and money -- You aren't what you drive -- Economic outpatient care -- Affirmative action, family style -- Find your niche -- Jobs: millionaires versus heirs.
Summary "Why aren't I as wealthy as I should be?" Many people ask this question of themselves all the time. Often they are hard-working, well educated middle- to high-income people. Why, then, are so few affluent. For nearly two decades the answer has been found in the bestselling The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of America's Wealthy, reissued with a new foreword for the twenty-first century. According to the authors, most people have it all wrong about how you become wealthy in America. Wealth in America is more often the result of hard work, diligent savings, and living below your means than it is about inheritance, advance degrees, and even intelligence. The Millionaire Next Door identifies seven common traits that show up again and again among those who have accumulated wealth. You will learn, for example, that millionaires bargain shop for used cars, pay a tiny fraction of their wealth in income tax, raise children who are often unaware of their family's wealth until they are adults, and, above all, reject the big-spending lifestyles most of us associate with rich people. In fact, you will learn that the flashy millionaires glamorized in the media represent only a tiny minority of America's rich. Most of the truly wealthy in this country don't live in Beverly Hills or on Park Avenue-they live next door.
Subject Rich people -- United States.
Millionaires -- United States.
Added Author Danko, William D., author.
Fallaw, Sarah Stanley.
ISBN 9781630762506 (hardcover)
1630762504 (hardcover)
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