Tag: SAT scores

SAT 800s; GPA 2.5; Wealth $1.7M

By Thomas J. Stanley on Aug 20th, 2013 in Lessons Learned

Given his less than stellar academic background, W.K.’s job prospects were limited.  Consequently he realized that he would have to become his own employer.  In that way he would be evaluating his own job application.  Today he is quite successful as a self employed mortgage broker.  According to W.K.,43, not one of his $1.7M of net worth ever asked […]

Ivy League Millionaires?

By Thomas J. Stanley on Sep 29th, 2011 in Studying the Wealthy

Shortly after The Millionaire Mind was published, I received an unusual request from the chairman of the “25th Class Reunion Committee” for an Ivy League school.  Allow me to paraphrase what he requested: “With your permission we would like to survey our fellow graduates in order to contrast them with the millionaires profiled in The Millionaire […]