Statistically I should be in prison

Statistically I Should Be In Prison – But You Always Have a Choice

Gen Y Finance Guy Interview 16 Comments

None of us can control how we come into this world. The argument could be made from a statistical standpoint that being born in a western country like the United States is like winning the lottery. With 7 Billion people on this planet and 300 Million people in the US, you have about a 4% chance of being born in this awesome country. So, on the one hand you could say that I won the lottery in some regards. I didn’t have any say in the matter, but I am grateful that I was born here than in some other country where life could have been much harder. But then on the other hand you could say I was dealt …