Half of the top 1% of earners in the U.S. don’t think they’re in the top 1%, a study found

Michael Moore isn’t the only one-percenter who’s in denial.

According to a new study from HNW Inc, half of the top 1% of earners don’t think they’re in the top 1%. (Note to one-percenters: if your household income is more than $340,000, you’re a one-percenter).

Some of the one percenters even side with the Occupiers when it comes to anger at Wall Street. More than two thirds of the one-percenters believe the wealth gap is a problem, and many of them don’t like Wall Street.

More than half support prosecution of executives responsible for the financial crisis and support more regulation of financial instutions.

GET MORE STORIES LIKE THIS

IN YOUR INBOX!

Sign up for our daily email and get the stories everyone is talking about.

Uncategorized

Previous post

Romney loses cool with reporter that catches him in a lie

Next post

Lib Judge Bars NYC from Enforcing Rules at Zuccotti Park

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse.