Sunday, 1 September 2013

20 Things the Rich do Every Day

Do you think wealth is a formula? 

1. 70% of wealthy eat less than 300 junk food calories per day. 97% of poor people eat more than 300 junk food calories per day. 23% of wealthy gamble. 52% of poor people gamble. 

2. 80% of wealthy are focused on accomplishing some single goal. Only 12% of the poor do this. 

3. 76% of wealthy exercise aerobically 4 days a week. 23% of poor do this. 

4. 63% of wealthy listen to audio books during commute to work vs. 5% for poor people. 

5. 81% of wealthy maintain a to-do list vs. 19% for poor. 

6. 63% of wealthy parents make their children read 2 or more non-fiction books a month vs. 3% for poor. 

7. 70% of wealthy parents make their children volunteer 10 hours or more a month vs. 3% for poor. 

8. 80% of wealthy make hbd calls vs. 11% of poor 

9. 67% of wealthy write down their goals vs. 17% for poor 

10. 88% of wealthy read 30 minutes or more each day for education or career reasons vs 2% for poor. 

11. 6% of wealthy say what’s on their mind vs. 69% for poor. 

12. 79% of wealthy network 5 hours or more each month vs. 16% for poor. 

13. 67% of wealthy watch 1 hour or less of TV. every day vs. 23% for poor 

14. 6% of wealthy watch reality TV vs. 78% for poor. 

15. 44% of wealthy wake up 3 hours before work starts vs.3% for poor. 

16. 74% of wealthy teach good daily success habits to their children vs. 1% for poor. 

17. 84% of wealthy believe good habits create opportunity luck vs. 4% for poor. 

18. 76% of wealthy believe bad habits create detrimental luck vs. 9% for poor. 

19. 86% of wealthy believe in life-long educational self-improvement vs. 5% for poor. 

20. 86% of wealthy love to read vs. 26% for poor.

We'd welcome your views on this thread.

It was inspired by a post by Randy Schrum who is in a Linkedin Group Wealth Partners.
Take a look and see what has become a very interesting conversation.
What do you think?