As we celebrate the 4th of July this week, please enjoy the hamburgers and hotdogs, the fireworks, and, yes, the ability to create wealth in United States. The Declaration of Independence argues that all people are entitled to “Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness.”
The United States provides an incredible place for citizens to develop wealth through hard word and discipline. The US is still the wealthiest country in the world with over $60 trillion in private wealth and home to about 17 million households with net worth over $1M.
Check out the graph below from the Visual Capitalist.