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Gallup: Poor Americans think Gold is the best long term investment, other Americans think it's real estateMon, 21 Apr 2014 20:03:10 -0700
This gallup poll asks Americans "What is the best long term investment?"
That real-estate-as-top-pick view largely applies to upper-income Americans, living in households with incomes of $75,000 and over. Gallup found that 31% of those in the lower-income bracket — living on less than $30,000 — believe gold is the best investment option, followed by real estate, at 28%, and stocks, at 13%.
In between, those on incomes of $30,000 to $74,999 give gold, stocks and real estate equal billing at 26%
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