Most millionaires inherited their money. A
2014 survey from Fidelity Investments found percent of millionaires are self-made.
Only 12 percent inherited significant money (at least 10 percent of their wealth), and most did not grow up in exclusive country club neighborhoods. IThe majority of millionaires went to college and are married or partnered.
They make their money in high tech. While information technology jobs have produced some overnight millionaires, many people with
81 million or more in the bank are not working
Most millionaires inherited their money. A 2014 survey from Fidelity Investments found percent of millionaires are self-made. Only 12 percent inherited significant money (at least 10 percent of their wealth), and most did not grow up in exclusive country club neighborhoods. IThe majority of millionaires went to college and are married or partnered. They make their money in high tech. While information technology jobs have produced some overnight millionaires, many people with 81 million or more in the bank are not working