Be a Millionaire Day
About Be a Millionaire Day
When is Be a Millionaire Day? This holiday is always celebrated on May 20
Be a Millionaire Day is a day everyone wants to enjoy. Some people are born into it or inherit a fortune. Meanwhile, others work hard and gain their fortune through hard work and long hours. And, there’s always the lucky few who fall into it by way of the lottery. If you are not there yet, use this May 20 holiday as a stepping stone toward joining the club. Doesn’t everyone want to be a member of the millionaire club!?
There are 22 million millionaires in the U.S. and over 62.5 million worldwide. Thanks to inflation, a million bucks isn’t what it used to be. But, it is still a lot of money. I have no doubt everyone reading this would like to join the Millionaire’s Club. Then, after reaching it, you can work on your qualifications for the Billionaire’s Club.
Theme Song for Today: “I Wanna be Rich” by Calloway
Favorite Television Shows: The Millionaire (1955 – 1960) and ABC’s Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?
How to Celebrate and Participate in Be a Millionaire Day
If you are a millionaire, savor and enjoy the day. If not, we offer several ways to participate in Be a Millionaire Day:
- Review your investments. Look for ways to improve them.
- Review your investment portfolio with a trusted investment or financial planner.
- Increase your deposits to your savings accounts.
- Start or add to your 401K. This is always a good starting point.
- Review your spending. Many people become millionaires through a combination of hard work, a sound investment, and frugal spending.
- Go to a casino.
- When all else fails, buy a lottery ticket….just one.
“All I ask is for a chance to prove that money doesn’t buy happiness” – – Author Unknown
History and Origin of Be a Millionaire Day
Our research did not find the creator or the origin of this day. One can speculate that it was created by an optimistic person hoping and striving to join the Millionaire Club. After all, doesn’t everyone want to join!?
Many internet websites call this National Be a Millionaire Day. We found no documentation in congressional records to confirm that this is truly a national day. Nor, did we find a presidential proclamation.
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