Provides lesson on money, values

COURTESY TO THE BELLINGHAM HERALDJune 7, 2014 

Math lesson for the day boys and girls: If you earned $1 million per year after taxes, and never spent one penny (ignoring time value of money and compounding for sake of argument), it would take you 2,000 years to accumulate $2 billion. Or to say it another way, if Jesus had a brother who never died and earned $1 million per year he might be able to afford to purchase the Clippers. Please draw your own conclusions.

David Vis

Lynden

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