in #CASE you missed it… May 20th is Be a Millionaire Day!

in #CASE you missed it… May 20th is Be a Millionaire Day!

The first multi-millionaire in the United States was John Jacob Astor (1763 – 1848). Astor made his fortune in trade and later established the first trust in American history. His great-grandson, John Jacob Astor IV, was the wealthiest person aboard the Titanic. And by the way, when adjusted for inflation, here's what a million bucks in today's dollars would have been in:

1950 - $9,708,737.86

1970 - $6,024,096.39

1990 - $1,788,908.77

2010 - $1,071,811.36

2015 - $1,000,000.00

2018 - $990,000.00

For the record 95% of America’s millionaires have a net worth between $1- and $5-million.

Miami Beach's 33109 ZIP code has the highest saturation of millionaires in the United States.

Just 1% of millionaires own a private plane, but 3% own boats.

How’s the “ride?” The most popular vehicle for the well off is the Ford F-150. Jeep Grand Cherokee is next, then the Honda Pilot, Jeep Wrangler…and Honda Civics!

You might think more Republicans are millionaires – not so. More rich Americans identify as Democrat (58%) than Republican (38%).

Nearly 94% of America’s millionaires are married.

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