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12 Widespread Beliefs About the Rich That Are Not True

We have a lot of bad stereotypes about the wealthy: they don't deserve their fortune, they don't pay taxes, and they're greedy. However, research shows that the wealthy are not as evil or privileged as you might believe: many of them attended public schools or dropped out of college, they are no more likely than the rest of us to avoid paying taxes, and many of them are first-generation millionaires who did not inherit their wealth from their parents. 

I compiled a list of common misconceptions about the wealthy and attempted to disprove them. To change your mind about this 1% of our society, read the article all the way to the end.

1. If you are from rich family you automatically get rich

12 Widespread Beliefs About the Rich That Are Not True

2. All rich people got mony from inheritance

12 Widespread Beliefs About the Rich That Are Not True

3. Rich guys need not to put more effort

12 Widespread Beliefs About the Rich That Are Not True

4. Rich people never get poor

12 Widespread Beliefs About the Rich That Are Not True

5. Rich people are always selfish.

12 Widespread Beliefs About the Rich That Are Not True

6. Their income tax is lower than that of other people

12 Widespread Beliefs About the Rich That Are Not True

7. All rich people graduated from the top expensive universities.

12 Widespread Beliefs About the Rich That Are Not True

8. Millionaires always migrate to avoid being highly taxation

12 Widespread Beliefs About the Rich That Are Not True

9. Rich people are always uncharitable.

12 Widespread Beliefs About the Rich That Are Not True

10. Money never by happiness.

12 Widespread Beliefs About the Rich That Are Not True


12.always saying It’s impossible.

12 Widespread Beliefs About the Rich That Are Not True

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