08 Oct '11, 9pm

Middle-class millionaire

When Mr Andrew Hallam (picture) was 19, he had an epiphany in between washing buses at a bus depot. On this summer job, he met a mechanic, who happened to be a millionaire, and who told him one could become a millionaire on a middle-class wage. Mr Hallam put this advice into practice and, by the time he was in his late 30s, he had become a debt-free millionaire because of his investment portfolio. Now 41, he teaches English at the Singapore American School and his financial outlook includes a respect for restrained spending. "Someone with a $600,000-a-year salary, making payments on a Ferrari, isn't necessarily rich," he said. In fact, a survey found that the most popular car among millionaires in the United States is a Toyota, notes Mr Hallam, who wrote and recently published a book on investment, Millionaire Teacher: The Nine Rules of Wealth You Should Have Learned in Sc...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/Sunday/FaceintheCrowd/EDC11100...

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