Super rich preach self-reliance
By Shelly Schwartz, special to CNBC.com
Posted 27 June 2015
They’re rock stars, business tycoons and billionaire investors. They’re media moguls, politicians and Oscar-winning directors.
And while their fortunes were derived in vastly different ways, they share the common belief that unearned wealth gained via trust funds can sap young minds of the desire to pursue their own passions.
“The thinking behind that is very sound,” said Susan Bradley, founder of the Sudden Money Institute. “The super rich are not rich in isolation.