The median American household will earn roughly $2.5 million during their working life. Married households will earn roughly $3.8 million. Most people make more or less. Others work longer or retire sooner. The point is, Americans earn millions during their lifetimes and never become millionaires.
Don’t let that happen to you.
Source: US Census Bureau
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