6 surprising things people always get wrong about American millionaires

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The habits and tastes of millionaires are fascinating to those of us with less-than-seven figure bank accounts.

According to a report on American millionaires by Wealth Engine, about 7% of the US adult population has a net worth greater than $ 1 million.

Below, we’ve highlighted some interesting facts about rich Americans that may surprise you, from the type of car they drive to their political affiliations.

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They’re not all filthy rich. In fact, 95% have a net worth between $ 1 million and $ 5 million.

More rich Americans identify as Democrat (58%) than Republican (38%).

They don’t only drive luxury cars. Ford is the second most popular car brand behind Mercedes and ahead of BMW.

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