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More Mega Millionaires In SF Than Ever Before

The most expensive metro area in the U.S. is worse than Rwanda and Zimbabwe, and almost as bad as Guatemala and Suriname when it comes to the “haves” and the “have nots” according to San Francisco’s Human Services Agency, reviewing dozens of economic factors, including the “Gini Coefficient.”

05/27/2014

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San Ramon, Pleasanton & Palo Alto Named Among Nation’s Wealthiest Cities

Many people aspire to earn a six-figure income, but only about one-fifth of the nation’s households succeed. And, according to recent research, those six-figure families tend to congregate in a handful of cities, several of which are in the Bay Area.

05/01/2013

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‘Patriotic’ Movement To Raise Taxes On Wealthy Has Roots In East Bay

The movement among millionaires to make the wealthy pay more in taxes didn’t start with Warren Buffett’s secretary. It began in Piedmont, at civil rights attorney Guy Saperstein’s house.

10/04/2011

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