Sunday, August 05, 2007

"A few million doesn't go as far as it used to."

In Silicon Valley, Millionaires Who Don’t Feel Rich the New York Times reports today.

It's all a matter of context (others are making more), and experience, evidently.
Yet like other working-class millionaires of Silicon Valley, she harbors anxieties about her financial future. Ms. Baranski — who was briefly worth as much as $200 million in 2000 but cashed out only $1 million before the collapse of the tech bubble — returned to work in March.

That's a lot to lose, even if only on paper.

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