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Young inheritors’ ambivalence about their wealth

By Barbara Blouin, The Inheritance Project

“When I was in my twenties I inherited a little over a million dollars. I thought I was a goddamn Rockefeller!”

—Wendy

The contents in this post are taken directly from my first book, The Legacy of Inherited Wealth: Interviews with Heirs. All the materials in all this books, its sequel Labors of Love: The Legacy of Inherited Wealth, Book 2, and the seven booklets come from “real people.” There are no composite or invented characters. Continue reading