Tag: millionaire

Keeping Up with The Millionaire Next Door

By Thomas J. Stanley on Jul 7th, 2009 in Studying the Wealthy

Monumental changes are taking place in the economic environment, especially among the affluent in America.  But don’t worry about the millionaire next door types.  Their population continues to grow.  However, I do feel the need to disseminate my ideas about the implications of these changes in a more timely manner.  It requires two to three […]

A “Detailing” Millionaire

By Thomas J. Stanley on Jul 7th, 2009 in Millionaire Next Door Stories

The following is a letter I received a few years ago from a true “Millionaire Next Door”… I am a 39 year-old Californian who is writing to let you know that I think your books, The Millionaire Next Door and The Millionaire Mind are right on the money.  Please excuse my spelling and penmanship.  I […]

Focusing on Millionaires

By Thomas J. Stanley on Jul 6th, 2009 in Studying the Wealthy

How did I first get involved with conducting focus groups of millionaires? It first happened when I headed up the National Affluent Study for a consortium of the top 50 financial institutions in America.  As part of the study a series of focus groups were to be conducted across America.  There was only one problem.  […]