Gary Kurtz

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The World's Youngest Billionaires: 29 Under 40

There are 1,426 billionaires in the world this year. They are the wealthiest of the wealthy. But only 29 members of this elite list are under 40 years old, with that exciting combination of money and youth.<p>Those 29 have a total of $119 billion between them. Ten come from the technology sector, …

Inside The 2013 Billionaires List: Facts and Figures

The ranks of the world’s billionaires, as monitored and tallied by our global wealth team, have yet again reached all-time highs. The 2013 Forbes Billionaires list now boasts 1,426 names, with an aggregate net worth of $5.4 trillion, up from $4.6 trillion. We found 210 new ten-figure fortunes. Once …

How The World's Billionaires Get Rich

Want to be a billionaire? You may want to consider which of the many paths to wealth–ballet flats? real estate in China? the next Facebook?–could be most likely to land you a spot on the Forbes Billionaires List.<p>To give you some ideas, we poured through the wealth database to come up with the …

The World's Richest Tech Billionaires: Familiar Faces As Zuckerberg Drops Down List

In a year when the members of the Forbes Billionaires List had their combined net worth rise more than 15% since 2012 to $5.4 trillion, the world’s wealthiest technologists underperformed.<p>In 2012, the top 15 richest individuals in technology amassed a collective net worth of $272.6 billion. This …

The Fattest Fat Cats

Inside Flipboard / March 4, 2013<p>Once again, Forbes is publishing its annual list of the world’s richest people. And once again, we—like you, most …