How not to be poor
The perpetually poor are not blameless.
Society’s efforts to curb violence and relieve poverty are for naught unless people want to change.
Anyone can find themselves in unplanned and unforeseen unfortunate circumstances.
Most people, eventually, by their own effort and/or with the help of others, overcome adversity.
Some people, however, are perpetually poor.
Why? Because they don’t do the things required of them to move up and out.
With apologies to Stephen R. Covey, here are the seven habits of highly unsuccessful people.