There’s something to be said about people who get rich. That in and of itself is an accomplishment that most of us simply won’t reach. In the past, most people who got rich did so over a fairly long period of time. But as technology has gotten more popular, the world simply moves at a much, much faster pace than it used to. With the advent of YouTube stars, app moguls and the technologically savvy, the truth is that most anyone can be a millionaire these days. Just take a look at the three youngest billionaires in the world:
3. Yang Huiyan
How many times have we heard the old, tired trope of the spoiled kids who inherit all their fortunes and squander it in a matter of years? Far too often of you ask us. Among the more refreshing rich people on this list is Yang Huiyan. Huiyan is the daughter of Chinese real estate mega mogul Yeung Kwok Keung, who owns one of China’s largest real estate development companies. Her father transferred all his shares in the company to his daughter who has taken it upon herself to run the strategic end of the company. She’s worth over $4.9 billion.