Tag: Atlanta

To Build Wealth Be Careful Where You Land

By Thomas J. Stanley on Jan 13th, 2015 in Current Events

. . . most of the self-made millionaires I have studied . . . were able to build wealth precisely because they never lived in a home . . . where their domestic overhead made it difficult for them to build wealth.  (Stop Acting Rich) Along these lines consider the ratio of the median household […]

The Millionaire Next Door Swims with the Economic Tide

By Thomas J. Stanley on Feb 5th, 2013 in Mentor's Corner

Some questions are asked so often that they deserve their own blog.   One such question has to do with career choice framed in the context of “the need to become wealthy.”  Early in my teaching career a distinguished senior professor and colleague once gathered all of the young faculty members together.  He told us that in […]