See If You’ve Got What It Takes to Be a Billionaire

Follow these tips to reach billionaire status.

It isn’t easy rocking a 10-figure salary — but for many, cracking the list of the world’s richest is the real end game of a life-long career.

Do you have what it takes to be a billionaire? Read on to learn how to think like a billionaire with these useful traits.

Billionaire Tip No. 1: Start and Commit to Your Business

The richest of the rich tend to have one common tie that binds: They are their own bosses. It seems that to maintain a massive salary, you need to take matters into your own hands — usually in the form of entrepreneurship.

Billionaire Tip No. 2: Make Smart Investments

One of the most notable billionaires in the world, Warren Buffett, didn’t amass his $87 billion net worth by making crazy choices. Buffett’s money moves were always calculated and intentioned — they don’t call him “the Oracle of Omaha” for nothing.

Click here to learn 11 ways Buffett lives frugally.

Billionaire Tip No. 3: Invent a Solution

Money doesn’t buy happiness, but it does buy convenience — so instead of focusing on the “next big thing,” focus on making the current thing a little better. Innovation is worth a lot of green — and it all starts with improvements.

Make Your Money Work Better for You

Also See: This Is How Rich You’d Be If You Invented These Iconic Products

Billionaire Tip No. 4: Collaborate

One of the first things you learn as a child is the importance of a solid team. No single person has all the answers, which is why it’s pertinent to surround yourself with other great thinkers that complement your skillset and vision. A great co-founder should be the yin to your yang — and they could catapult you further than you ever could’ve gone on your own.

Billionaire Tip No. 5: Adopt a Billionaire Mentality

The first step in being a billionaire starts with your attitude. Making major money is about creation, innovation, assistance and resilience. As a billionaire, you want to create new products, improve the ones you have, help people and always keep persevering — even when things get tough.

Up Next: The 16 Craziest Things These Billionaires Spend Their Money On

About the Author

Rachel Farrow

Rachel Holly Farrow is a Digital Content Editor for She has worked in a multitude of different mediums — traditional print, television, and now digital — before landing with the team at GBR. She also served as a Weekend News Producer and Digital Content Producer for an ABC-affiliate news station WNEP-TV 16 in Scranton, PA.

Read More

Best Bank Accounts of May 2022

Untitled design (1)
Close popup The GBR Closer icon

Sending you timely financial stories that you can bank on.

Sign up for our daily newsletter for the latest financial news and trending topics.

Please enter an email.
Please enter a valid email address.
There was an unknown error. Please try again later.

For our full Privacy Policy, click here.