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These 10 American colleges have minted more than 500 billionaires, including Elon Musk, Warren Buffett, and the founders of Google
Billionaires don't all follow the same path to success, but some of them look pretty similar, starting with where they went to college. The top 10 billionaire-producing colleges in America have minted the founders of Google, Nike, Berkshire Hathaway, and Tesla.
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IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad started a furniture revolution at just 17 years old.
Rich people with a net worth of $30 million or more love spending money on real estate, and they have favorite cities from New York to Geneva.
The world's billionaire population grew to an all-time high of 2,754 people in 2017, according to an annual report from Wealth-X. Hong Kong added 21 billionaires, bringing its total count to 93 — just 10 fewer billionaires than New York City.
Ultra wealthy women have an average net worth of $110 million.
Here's how billionaires spend their free time.
The world's financial hubs are at the top of the list.
One chart shows how many millionaires and billionaires graduated from Harvard, Stanford, MIT, and 17 other top colleges
The richest of the rich have more in common than a risk-taking attitude and an early morning routine.
The tally from Wealth-X doesn't even include drop outs, like Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates.
In total, five of the schools are public, six are Ivy League, and only one is located outside of the US.