Mark Zuckerberg Is Now Richer Than the Richest Walton

Zuck is closing in on the Billionaires Top 10

Friends are more valuable than family this week, at least as far as net worth goes. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg vaulted past the four members of the Walton family this week to become the 11th richest person on Earth. The 31-year old entrepreneur had a $38.6 billion fortune as of the end of trading Tuesday. That's just $1.4 billion away from becoming one of the world's 10 richest people.

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