9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

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Rich Habits Survey Tom Corely

 

“The metaphor I like is the avalanche,” says Thomas Corley, the author of Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals. “These habits are like snowflakes — they build up, and then you have an avalanche of success.”

Corley spent five years studying the lives of both rich people (defined as having an annual income of $160,000 or more and a liquid net worth of $3.2 million or more) and poor people (defined as having an annual income of $35,000 or less and a liquid net worth of $5,000 or less).

He managed to segment out what he calls “rich habits” and “poverty habits,” meaning the tendencies of those who fit in each group. But, Corley explains, everyone has some rich habits and some poverty habits. “The key is to get more than 50% to be rich habits,” he says.

And what are those rich habits that are so influential?
Here are a few….

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  • Humphrey Mogashoa

    These are interesting powerful lessons, from your article: “Nine things rich people do differently each day”.

  • Nomathemba Mothibi

    Thomas Corley’s findings regarding the rich and poor people’s habits is very interesting. As I read the “Nine things rich people do differently”; I could relate to all but the audio book one. When I reached the 3rd habit i just laughed very hard because to me, going a day without flosing is just wrong. Thank you very much for the inspirational content.

  • Awosanya .O. Oladimeji

    great one

  • Richard Santoro

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  • Bandile

    This all makes one think of all the wrong habits that we never regard them as bad. We always think TV is for relaxation and keeping up with trends but we over do it as it is explained.