Who Is The Richest In The World?
Forbes released their list of the top Billionaires in the world for 2014 today. The rich just get richer it seems. Find out who is the richest man in the world here.
According to the Chicago Tribune, Forbes says that Bill Gate's net worth rose to $79.2 billion in 2015 from $76 billion last year. That put him at the top of the magazine's list of the world's billionaires for the second consecutive year. The co-founder of Microsoft Corp. has topped the list for 16 of the last 21 years. Wow.
Coming in second place is telecom mogul Carlos Slim Helu, with a net worth of $77.1 billion. He had topped the list in 2013.
Next is investor Warren Buffett, who moved up one slot this year with a net worth of $72.7 billion.
Overall, there were 1,826 billionaires on its list this year, up from 1,645 in 2014. Did you make the list?
Try not to be too depressed today.