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Author: Foolferlove | Date: 2/4/05 10:01 PM | Number: 11814
Me, I WAS born into it. I've done SOME work on my own, and I do have SOME personal accomplishments, but basically, starting from birth, all I had to do was stay out of jail and I would be assured that I would inherit the family business, if I wanted it. I've had private schooling my whole life, and I have never had to have an e-fund, because I knew daddy could take care of things.

I can coast along on neutral and be in the top .5% of the country as far as wealth is concerned.

Well, I'm happy for you! You are clearly one of the 1% I mentioned, but I sense your wealth is not making you very happy. Maybe you are feeling guilty and that is why you are so willing to give it away?

I am in pretty good shape myself, but I earned every penny of it (including my college education) by working multiple jobs, 80 hour weeks, and saving, saving, saving. The fact that I earned it means far more to me now than how much I have.

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