The Awful Truth About The Wealthy 5 Percenters

Lies, damn lies, and statistics

A small number of coins spilling out of a glass jar
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According to some 2023 data I found today, people 65 and older in the United States have an average net worth of over a million dollars. A million dollars in net worth puts you in the top 5%, by the way. Two mill slides you into 2% and ten means you are a one percenter.



Anthony (Tony/Pcunix) Lawrence
E³ — Entertain Enlighten Empower

Retired Unix Consultant. I write tech and humor mostly but sometimes other things. See my Lists if your interests are specific.