There is a new Richest Man in the World

Jeff Bezos, who is the Guy at Amazon, has just passed Bill Gates as the richest person in the World. He is now worth 90.9 Billion dollars and Bill Gates is worth 90.7 billion. tarting the year as the world’s fourth wealthiest person, Jeff has also leaped over Warren Buffett and Amancio Ortega. Bezos’s success is directly connected to Amazon, of which he owns 17%. With the Seattle-based company upsurging 40% so far this year as of yesterday, it’s added $24.5 billion USD to his net worth. According to 34 analysts surveyed by Bloomberg, Amazon is expected to post quarterly revenue of $37.2 billion USD, a 22% leap from last year. I’d attribute the success to everyone buying Firesticks

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