Published Nov 13, 2018 at 5:17 PM | Updated at 5:40 PM EST on Nov 13, 2018
Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos was the richest man in America as of last month, according to Forbes. The multibillionaire accrued his wealth through acquisitions made through Amazon, investments by his firm Bezos Expeditions and personal investments in startups. Bezos' reach spans far beyond retail into media, entertainment, groceries and even space. These are just a few of companies that led to Bezos’ whopping net worth.