Most self-made millionaires didn’t get A’s in school by Thomas C. Corley, Credit.com

Most self-made millionaires didn’t get A’s in school by Thomas C. Corley, Credit.com

Do you have to be naturally smart in order to strike it rich?

Is intelligence a prerequisite for success?

In my five-year study of the daily habits of 233 self-made millionaires and 128 individuals at or near poverty I uncovered the answer to these and many other questions.

Let’s take a look at some of that data:

• 21% of self-made millionaires were “A” students.
• 41% of self-made millionaires were “B” students.
• 29% of self-made millionaires were “C” students.
• 7% of self-made millionaires were below average students.

Seventy-seven percent of the self-made millionaires in my study were not exceptional students. In fact, more than a third underperformed academically.

How can this be?

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