Habits of the Wealthy

As published by Thomas Corley in Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals, 2010:

  • 44% of the wealthy wake up at least three hours before work
  • 80% are focused on accomplishing some single goal
  • 81% maintain a to-do list, and 67% write down that list
  • 88% of the wealthy read 30 minutes or more each day for education or career reasons
  • 78% network five hours or more each month
  • 76% exercise aerobically four days a week
  • 70% eat less than 300 junk food calories per day
  • 67% watch one hour or less of TV per day
  • The wealthy show self-restraint: only 6% always say what's on their mind
  • Only 23% gamble
  • Only 6% admit to gossiping

About the author

Lon Jefferies, CFP®, MBA
Lon Jefferies, CFP®, MBA

Lon Jefferies is an investment advisor representative with Net Worth Advisory Group, a fee-only financial planning firm in Salt Lake City, Utah. He is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) and a member of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA). He possesses an MBA and bachelor's degrees in Finance and Marketing from the University of Utah. Lon writes articles for local magazines such as Utah CEO, Business Connect and Utah Business Magazine, and he consistently contributes articles to online magazines such as FIGuide.com and FILife.com (by The Wall Street Journal). Additionally, Lon is an expert author at EzineArticles.com. Lon has been quoted nationally in publications such as the NY Times and Investment News.

Lon can be contacted at (801) 566-0740 or lon@networthadvice.com. Learn more about Net Worth Advisory Group at http://networthadvice.com and visit Lon's blog at http://www.utahfinancialadvisor.blogspot.com.

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