Could Jeff Bezos Be World’s First Trillionaire?


(CNNN) – You know Jeff Bezos is rich and he’s only getting richer.

In fact, by 2026 the Amazon founder and CEO is set to become the world’s first trillionaire.

That’s according to calculations by a company called Comparisun.

Right now, he’s worth about $143 billion dollars.

That’s up more then $28 billion from last year.

Think of it this way, some time in the near future Jeff Bezos will have more money than the Netherlands.

Of course the Twitterverse erupted when the news came out, with tweets about how many people are financially struggling right now because of the pandemic while Bezos rakes in billions.

The news also follows public protests by Amazon employees over their safety as they continue to work during the coronavirus pandemic.

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