Wealth Tax Is Impractical And Unrealistic

Watch this video on YouTube Democratic Presidential candidate and Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren is proposing a federal wealth tax. It would impose annual taxes of 2% on those with household wealth—net worth, not income—of over $50 million and 3% on those with...

More Americans Joining Ranks of Wealthy

Watch this video on YouTube What would it take for you to become a one percenter? How much net worth would put you in the wealthiest one percent in the United States? In a recent discussion with a colleague, I suggested this number was $1.2 million. He said $9...

How the Rich Got Rich

Watch this video on YouTube Ask ten people how the rich got rich and you will get at least ten opinions. Some of the more common assumptions are that people become wealthy by inheriting fortunes, taking advantage of those less fortunate, or “playing” the...

Does Income Equal Wealth? Not Necessarily

Watch this video on YouTube “How much money do you make?” We don’t ask people that question, but we’d love to know the answer. In this country, we’re fixated on a person’s annual income. That’s the primary measure we use to...