Originally Posted by TX
Yeah, I think it's safe to assume there are quite a few m3 owners who did not go to college and probably make a fair amount more than those that did go to college. Although the vast majority of owners went to college as that was the smart thing to do ;-)
... and the ones who went to college will generally make more in the long term.
Jive is spot on. Even first year analysts where I work who make well over six figures in their first year out of undergrad do not purchase M3's because they are fiscally conservative. A car should never be more than a 1/3rd of your annual comp, better yet, less than a 1/4 or a 1/6.