How much is rich?

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  1. Estocada

    Estocada Well-Known Member

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    What, to you, in terms of yearly combined household income, would classify you as rich?

    I know it varies by region and so on and I'm not claiming I'm rich by ny means.

    For me, if you and your spouse make I'm gonna say 300k a year, then you are probably 'rich'.
     
  2. SIPAWITZ

    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Shot Dead

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    i like that number
     
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    mansion in heaven :coffee:
     
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    Im not rich...
     
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    zhukov Time traveler

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    balance sheet not income

    $5M net worth excluding real estate is the minimum
     
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    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Shot Dead

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    welp looks like im not rich
     
  7. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    300k sounds about right for my state (Kentucky)...I'm certain that's more middle to upper middle class on certain parts of the coasts.
     
  8. DarkFriday

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    I'm talking about liquid.
    Rich enough to have your own jet.
    Rich enough not to waste time.
    Fifty, a hundred million dollars, buddy.
    A player.
    Or nothing. :coffee:
     
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    A loving family, your health, enough food to eat, and a warm bed to sleep in at night. :c
     
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    300k is super rich for KY. :jj:

    That's like 1.5 million a year in nice parts of Cali or NYC.
     
  11. Estocada

    Estocada Well-Known Member

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    You are right, probably didn't title the thread well. You aren't rich if you make 300 and spend 350....but just for the purposes of the thread, if you have to base being 'rich' off your annual income...
     
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    hehehehehe...thats why i retired in my forties.

    life is too short
     
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    i'm not talkin' michael jordan rich; i'm talkin' wealthy, like the white folks that own the color "blue"
     
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    Estocada Well-Known Member

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    I've got nothing covered fairly well.:cool:
     
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    "Rich" is $10 more than I need at any given time
     
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    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Shot Dead

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    the first year i made over 6 figures i walked around like i was donald trump....what a twatwaffle i was
     
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    That's why I confirmed that the OP's estimate would be rich around this neck of the woods.

    I could have a really cool life in Lexington on 300k a year. Nice house, nice neighborhood, enough money to travel anywhere, some interesting "luxury"-type items(like a few pieces of fine art). I'd be satisfied, that's for certain. :up:
     
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    is anyone satisfied? even the people you describe as having all that? no? :coffee:
     
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    Estocada Well-Known Member

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    Me too...when I was trading every day I was quite the self assured prick. Pridw goeth before a fall.
     
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    I have very achievable goals actually. :coffee: