Results for - Life-Changing Money
2,365 voters participated in this survey
1. The dangers of people receiving large sums of money through such means as winning a lottery or game show have been well documented. Do you think you'd be up to maintaining your sanity and fiscal well being were you to happen onto such a windfall?
2. Were you to come into a fortune of at least $500,000 U.S., what strategy do you thin you'd take (after taxes, but that's a subject for another survey)?
Make (a) major purchase/s and leave the rest in the ban or at home
Pay off dent, and leave the rest...
Make investments that I hope would make more money
Put it in a bank &/or financial vehicle(s), such as an annuity, that would guarantee reliable income, even if by the interest a sum that large would draw
Depending on the size of the sum,. some of all the above
i'd rather not have the responsibility of having that much money
Other (please specify)
3. What, for you at your current age and circumstances, would be a sum of life that you believe could change your life, ideally permanently, for the rest of your earthly days?
$250, 000 minimally
$500, 000 minimally
The more the better?!
I've no idea
Again, I'd rather not be saddled with that kind of net worth.
4. It has been written (and for those unaware or curious, I'll mentions where in a comment) "Wealth gained hastily will dwindle, but whoever gathers little by little will increase it." Do you believe this to be true?
Believe it? I've prive it to be true!
05/07/2022 Money 2365 54 By: jlrake