09.30.2020

What 3 self-made Black millionaires want Black Americans to know about building wealth

Self-made millionaires Rachel Rodgers, Sevetri Wilson, and April Stewart. Self-made millionaires Rachel Rodgers, Sevetri Wilson, and April Stewart. | Photo by Rachel Rodgers/@thebrosfresh/April Stewart

Did you know most millionaires are not born into wealth? In fact, about 80% of US millionaires worked for their money, with only 20% of millionaires inheriting their fortunes.

So while we know wealth can be passed down generationally, if that's not your story, you still have a shot at financial success. 

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