By Amey Stone
3) Pay attention to taxes: It's one of the great truisms in life: Meet a rich person, and you'll find someone obsessed with taxes. Sure, the rich do pay a lot of money in taxes, but they actually fork over a much smaller percentage of their wealth each year than the average working stiff (again, they can thank the Bush Administration for more help here). Still, it's not by accident. They work at it.