How to Make a Billionaire Without Really Becoming Rich

“I’m in my late 30s and I’m living paycheck to paycheck.

I make $80,000 a year as a consultant.

I can’t go on.

I have no friends, no family.

I’m trying to raise money for my family but I can never be a millionaire.

I’ve had my heart broken a couple of times.

I really think I’m not going to be able to live on this, I’ve lost my way.”

—Tanya, a 28-year-old freelance graphic designer, on the road and living paycheck-to-paycheck.

This is the second part of our four-part series on the life and career of a super-rich person.

The first part, which includes the author’s personal story, can be read here.

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