# What are the principles of making wealth?

**In economic policy, the golden rule is not to burden future generations with debt. Under the golden rule of fiscal policy, a government can only borrow money to invest it and not use it for the benefit of the current generation.**

## What do rich people buy?

Here are 10 outrageously expensive things billionaires and billionaires spend their money on. See the article : **What is the first rule of investing?**.

- Space tickets. The cabin of a Virgin Galactic spacecraft prototype in 2007. …
- Fossils. …
- Golden toilets and bathrooms. …
- Private islands. …
- Luxury superyacht. …
- Private aircraft. …
- Movie props and memorabilia. …
- Great car collections.

What do **millionaires** buy with their money? For more than 200 years, investing in real estate has been the most popular investment for millionaires to keep their money. Throughout all these years, real estate investing has been the primary way that millionaires have had to make and keep their wealth.

## What does the Rule of 72 refer to?

What is the rule of 72? The Rule of 72 is a calculation that estimates the number of years it takes to double your money at a specific **rate** of return. For example, if your account earns 4 percent, divide 72 by 4 to get the number of years it takes to double your money.

What is the purpose of 72? The rule of 72 is an easy way to determine how long an investment will take to double given a fixed annual interest rate. See the article : **Is Wing Chun better than Shaolin?**. By dividing 72 by the annual rate of return, investors get a rough estimate of how many years the initial investment will take to double.

### What is the Rule of 72 in human geography?

The rule of 72 is a great shortcut to mental math for estimating the effect of any rate of growth, from quick financial calculations to population estimates. Read also : **What is the real wealth of life?**. Here is the formula: Years to double = 72 / Interest rate.