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Subject:  Re: What percentage of gross? Date:  1/7/2004  9:47 AM
Author:  krissylou Number:  1738 of 5138

I knew a banker once who made a substantial 6 figure salary. He gave away 90% of his income away to charities and lived on 10% in a modest middle class lifestyle, about the same I was living on (35k-40k per year back in the late 80's).

My hero!!!

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