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The Pandemic Produced 56 New American Billionaires

You can be a billionaire too, if you leave your $600 stimulus in the stock market for a couple of centuries

“56 — The number of people who reached billionaire status during the pandemic” text w/ generic stock market graph background
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56: That’s how many newly minted billionaires the United States gained between mid-March and December 2020, bringing the total number to 659…