The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of America's Wealthy

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Government Institutes, Oct 25, 1996 - Business & Economics - 272 pages
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The bestselling The Millionaire Next Door identifies seven common traits that show up again and again among those who have accumulated wealth. Most of the truly wealthy in this country don't live in Beverly Hills or on Park Avenue-they live next door. This new edition, the first since 1998, includes a new foreword for the twenty-first century by Dr. Thomas J. Stanley.

  

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Great advice in an easy to read/follow format. - Goodreads
Useless advice, too. - Goodreads
Good insight and perspective. - Goodreads
Entertaining, interesting and based on research. - Goodreads
Excellent overview of the habits of millionaires. - Goodreads
Good insights, but a little repetitious sometimes. - Goodreads

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Written in 96 but perfect to read for today's times. It is Heavy on Data but it is still easy to read and understand. Be frugal! Read full review

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User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

Overall, I would say the book is worth reading. Although it left me with a bad taste in my mouth thinking that almost all millionaires are just extremely cheap penny pinchers. I am still a little ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
1
1 Meet the Millionaire Next Door
7
2 Frugal Frugal Frugal
27
3 Time Energy and Money
71
4 You Arent What You Drive
109
5 Economic Outpatient Care
141
6 Affirmative Action Family Style
175
7 Find Your Niche
211
8 Jobs Millionaires versus Heirs
227
Acknowledgments
246
Appendix 1
249
Appendix 2
251
Appendix 3
256
Copyright

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About the author (1996)

Thomas J. Stanley is an author, lecturer, and researcher who has studied the affluent since 1973. He lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

 

William D. Danko is associate professor of marketing in the School of Business, University at Albany, State University of New York.

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