Out of curiosity, I spent a full hour analyzing the number of millionaires, how we can be a millionaire, and our chances of being millionaires here in the Philippines. Of course, I didn’t just Google “how to be a millionaire in the Philippines”… I’d get a lot of shady posts after that, lol!
I found out through this study, the median net worth is just around P124,902, despite a fifth of the population still living below poverty line, if you have internet connection, if you can read and write, if you have good enough social skills AND CONTINUE to improve yourself, learn, and work with discipline, there is no way you cannot make it.
Some good news:
The number of millionaires is continuously rising, and is projected to continuously rise.
Check out this list of Filipino millionaires and billionaires too! See how the numbers are on an upwards spiral. Now that more and more entrepreneurs come from next wave cities instead of just being
Isn’t it inspiring? 🙂
Now, real talk. You think about everyone who can make money.
Take out the people with jobs and depend on their salaries, benefits, and security.
Take out overaged, and underaged (below 21) people.
Take out the ones with physical or mental disabilities (although they can succeed too!) 🙂 there’s just a lower possibility based on historical data.
Take out the ones who already love their jobs, have tenure with the government, school…
Take out the ones who are artists, housewives,
THEN, FINALLY, take out the ones who ARE NOT EVEN TRYING.
You, my friend, are way ahead of a lot of people. I just want to take this day to remind you of that. 🙂