2017 Berkshire Hathway-Warren Buffett Annual Letter

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Building a Prosperous Society

I see a major roadblock to creating more Millionaire households - the slow destruction of the two parent family. Today, 25% of white households, 50% of Hispanic households and 75% of black households are headed, by single mothers.  What does this have to do with prosperity?  Poverty rates in female-headed families now hover around 40 percent," Ron Haskins of the Brookings Institution recently wrote. "By contrast, children living in married-couple families have ...

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TRAITS OF U.S. MILLIONAIRES

Did you know- Millionaires, make up roughly 7% of American households? US Millionaire Traits• Sixty-seven percent own their own businesses. Not terribly exciting businesses: Welders, Lawn Care, Pest Control, Painters, Electricians, Plumbers, Owners of rental properties-commercial and residential, etc• Eighty percent have a college degree, but often own businesses with little relationship to their formal education.• Ninety-seven percent own their own home• They are FRUGAL and live well below their means. They ...

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