Financial stability is different for everyone, whether you want to call it comfortable, well-off
or secure," says Joe Buhrmann, manager of Financial Security support at COUNTRY Financial.
According to the World Bank, a country or region should be recognized as moderately well-off
when its per capita GDP exceeds
In one scene, Wilberforce steers a boatload of well-off
types alongside a slave ship so the gentlefolk can whiff the dreadful stench of human bondage.
Charitable giving would rise nearly 15 percent if affluent income tax filers in the majority of states donated as high a proportion of their asset wealth to charity as do well-off
filers in the most generous five states, concludes a six-year study by NewTithing Group, a philanthropic research organization.
THE PERCENTAGE of American children who receive childhood vaccinations is dropping, and educated, well-off
parents are leading the retreat.
RESEARCHERS HAVE NOW EXAMINED RACE, socioeconomic status and patient survival in 20 breast cancer studies and found that Black women are 19 percent more likely to die from breast cancer than white women regardless of how well-off
or poor the women were.
The money should rather go to a total, integrated transport solution that would benefit the less well-off
Queen's and Toronto have tens of thousands of well-off
Ten years prior, an older, well-off
couple wanted a summer house big enough for their grown children and their families.
Almost all children (at least in the more prosperous areas of the world) play with the same toys, styled in North America or Europe and made by serf-like labour in the least well-off
The plot goes thus: Edward Zanni, a New Jersey teen consumed with the desire to study acting at Juilliard, learns to his horror that (a) his dad won't pay, and (b) thanks to said dad, he's too well-off
to qualify for financial aid.
The man, who was well-off
, died and his widow mentioned in passing that his will provided for the symphony, the art gallery, the museum .
In a prosperous Seattle suburb, an assemblage of ordinary and seemingly well-off
individuals have the (mis)fortune to encounter a free copy of "The Rich Man's Investment Letter".
They also warned of the development of a social rift if only well-off
families find it affordable to send their children to private institutions for regular schooling.
The very well-off
have been big winners on two fronts, as they secured enormous gains in income in both the 1980s and 1990s and then received extremely large tax cuts in 2001 and again this year.