A Real UAW

This summer (remember summer?  When it was warm?) I finally got around to reading The Millionaire Next Door, one of the quintessential personal finance books.  Besides shining light on the habits that make and keep people wealthy, MND also gave rise to an intriguing measure of wealth accumulation.

In short, MND highlights the fact that most actual millionaires practice Stealth Wealth by driving non luxury cars, living in modest houses, and generally appearing “middle class” while secretly dedicating their time and energy towards starting businesses, managing their finances, and living below their means.…