There are some people who falsely believe that poverty or wealth are always simple choices, and those people are wrong. But there are others who feel that there is no choice at all, that where you start will surely determine where you end up.
This hopelessness can often cause people to make poor financial decisions, throwing money away on worthless consumer items after believing that having wealth is out of the question for them. Perhaps the answer lies somewhere in the middle: There are systematic factors that keep some of us from having the same opportunities as others, but despite these challenges, there are ways that we can still find our way to success and prosperity.
In this video, Dr Boyce Watkins explains how, according to his calculations, every black child has the chance to be a millionaire. He breaks his ideas down into his K.I.D. model of wealth building, based on his program at BlackMillionairesOfTomorrow.com.
Take a look at the video and tell us: What are you going to do differently for your children?