What Would Washington Do in 2022?
In addition to George Washington’s already long list of superlatives, we can add that he was also history’s wealthiest president (until 2016). In total, Washington owned 50,000+ acres with a value equivalent to 0.19% of the country’s gross domestic product. In today’s terms, that would make him worth $43.6 billion. Richer than Michael Dell. So, what was Washington’s secret for building a fortune that outlasted even him?