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If I had a million dollars...

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...I'd likely feel poor, according to a survey of millionaires.

But I neither have a million dollars nor feel poor. In fact, I know I'm quite rich.

"They compare themselves to their peer group," Michael Durbin, president of Fidelity Institutional Wealth Services, says of the "poor" millionaires. Wealth seems to be about who we think of when we think of our neighbors, and Jesus, of course, challenges us to expand our concept of neighbor.