Bitcoin has grown from being a mere virtual currency to one of the most sort after forms of investments. The young bloods who positioned themselves well before the cryptocurrency spiked are now laughing all the way to the bank. Over there years, there have been numerous stories of people becoming millionaires as the value of Bitcoins rose. Even though some of the wealthiest bitcoin millionaires do not expose the value of their accounts, these young and famous people are thought to be some of the most prominent benefactors with a significant number of bitcoins in their possession.
Erik Finman is youngest bitcoin millionaire at age 18. Erik invested in Bitcoin in 2011 when he was just 12 years old and bought about 403 bitcoins. At the current rates, Erik is a millionaire and is perhaps making moves to add on the number of coins he has.
Aged 25, Jeremy is not only a bitcoin millionaire but is also one of the greatest beneficiaries of the cryptocurrency business. He has traveled all around the world giving lectures and talks on how to invest and speculate assets on the crypto market.
Charlie Shrem is one of the most influential bitcoin millionaires on this list. At age 27, Charlie Shrem’s Bitcoin fortune is estimated to be about $45 million. Like most of the other bitcoin investors, Charlie bought a large number of bitcoins when they were still cheaper. Other than being a millionaire and influential in the cryptocurrency world, Shrem has also been a guest of the state where he served two years after he was found guilty of money laundering to the dark web black market called the Silk Road.
Aged 27, Yifu is among the most influential famous and prolific investors in Bitcoin. He is the mastermind behind the first Bitcoin company called Avalon which created quite a buzz in the cryptocurrency market. Because of his contributions, he became extremely popular all around the world. His Bitcoin wealth is an estimated $5 million.
Ross Ulbricht is not only famous for his enormous bitcoin haul of over 140,000 bitcoins but also after having been arrested after an FBI investigation that identified him as the founder of the dark web black market site called Silk Road. Unfortunately, Ulbricht might not be able to enjoy his massive haul he is still serving a life imprisonment sentence.
A former US Marine, 34-year-old Jered started investing in bitcoin when it was only 20cents a piece. Since then he has been able to build on the number of bitcoins and even open up other businesses using the profits from this bitcoins. Some of the other companies that Jered has been able to fund using bitcoins like his collaborative workspace for entrepreneurs. His bitcoin value is estimated to be around $30 million which makes him one of the most prolific businessmen who has been able to make money at a very young age.
Bitcoin has proven to be an excellent investment for these young minds who from a tender age decided to put their money to better use. Now, they are living large and enjoying their fruits of their frugal spending.