Excuse us while we look for time machines to correct our mistakes.
Social media can make you think that you’re doing nothing with your life, sometimes it’s all smoke and mirrors but in the case of 20-year-old Kylie Jenner reality hits home. Kylie has managed to amass enough wealth for her age enough to last a lifetime and she’s not slowing down.
Forbes has released a list of 60richest, most successful women entrepreneurs. The combined net worth of the top 60 self-made women is now a record $71 billion, 15% more than in 2017. The minimum net worth to make Forbes’ fourth annual ranking of these top women jumped 23% to $320 million, the highest since Forbes began tracking women entrepreneurs in 2015. Twenty-four of these women are billionaires, another record, up from 18 last year. These women make their money in everything from fashion and retail to biotech to trucking to venture capital.
As for Kylie Jenner, she has leveraged her massive social media following (110 million followers on Instagram) to build a $900 million cosmetics fortune in less than three years. That makes her worth more than twice as much as her more famous sister Kim Kardashian.
At No. 1 is Diane Hendricks, a Wisconsin billionaire who owns ABC Supply, one of the largest wholesale distributors of roofing, siding and windows in America.