Billionaires

For Social Experiment, Japanese Billionaire Gives $9 Million to People On Twitter

Yusaku Maezawa wants to know if giving $9,000 to 1,000 people will make them happier

Billionaires of the 2010s: From Facebook Execs to Heiresses, Here's a Look at the Biggest Names to Join the 3-Comma Club

The world's billionaire population has more than doubled over the past decade, Forbes' 2010 and 2019 Billionaires lists show.

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