6 Ideas That Made $100 Million

Chances are, just about anyone you talk to will have an idea for a business with the hopes that one day it will help them make millions. Although business ideas may be easy to come by, turning those ideas into huge successes is an entirely different ballgame. However, many entrepreneurs with simple ideas and humble beginnings have been able to effectively turn those ideas into booming businesses.

Bill Gates, Larry Ellison, Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg usually come to mind when people think about those lucky few who have cashed in on their ideas, but you don’t have to live in Silicon Valley to turn your idea into millions.

So what does it take to make US$100 million? You may be surprised. Click ahead to see 6 people and the ideas that made US$100 million or more!

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Six ideas that made $100 million

Click ahead to see 10 people and the ideas that made US$100 million or more.