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Millionaire Next Door- next generation

By Thomas J. Stanley on Jan 1st, 1970 in Millionaire Next Door Stories

While still in high school, my parents had both my brother and I read the Millionaire Next Door. The topic was something that interested us both, and we saw numerous similarities in the way our parents ran our family. My Dad was a long time New York State employee who worked 37.5 hours a week […]


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By Thomas J. Stanley on Jan 1st, 1970 in Millionaire Next Door Stories

I am not a millionaire yet if you consider non real estate cash and equities but I am very close – less than 100k away. My net worth is almost 2M and I earn about 150k annually so I am fortunate from an income standpoint. I have lots of friends that make more than me […]


The Millionaire Mind

By Thomas J. Stanley on Jan 1st, 1970 in Millionaire Next Door Stories

Dr. Stanley, I’ve read the Millionaire Next Door and the Millionaire Mind and I loved them both. I just finished the Milionaire Mind. The book spoke to me because although I am not a Millionaire . . . I plan to be. I am like your main character, the Millionaire next door . . . […]


Networking with Millionaires

By Thomas J. Stanley on Jan 1st, 1970 in Millionaire Next Door Stories

Mr. Stanley you are a Genius, I found this audio series and The Millionaire Next Door book to be great. You really hit the nail on the head. Please help and give me some direction. My day time job is with a national health club organization. I have a photography business and would like to […]


Pastor and His Wife, A Teacher: On Building Character and Wealth

By Thomas J. Stanley on Jan 1st, 1970 in Millionaire Next Door Stories

My wife (public school teacher) and I (pastor) have become millionaires (yes, without even figuring equity in our home) in our mid-late 40s while being salaried workers and with her taking nine years off from teaching/salary to stay at home with kids. We’ve had no inheritance or windfall. Moreover, we have consistently given about 20% […]