Eleven Michigan residents make Forbes 400 list of richest Americans

Michigan’s fortunes are turning for the better, with 11 of its residents among the very fortunate.

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“The combined wealth of the Forbes’  2013 ranking of the richest people in America is $2 trillion, up from $1.7 trillion in 2012 and the highest ever, due in part to the strength of both the U.S. stock and real estate markets. The average net worth of a Forbes 400 member is a staggering $5 billion, the highest to date, up from $4.2 billion last year…

The top three industries are:

  • Investments – 96
  • Technology – 48
  • Food and Beverage – 29 “

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