Just about anyone with a Facebook account knows that Mark Zuckerberg had the idea for the social media platform while he was a college student at Harvard. Named one of the wealthiest people in the world by Time magazine in 2010, he was already a billionaire by age 23. Although Zuckerberg is one of the best-known success stories out there, many other entrepreneurs have struck it big before they were legally allowed to vote.
They may not be household names, but here are five other ‘treps who started successful businesses before the age of 18:
Sarah Buckel, 16
Disney Channel fan Sarah wanted a colorful locker like the ones that she saw on her favorite TV shows but did not want to deal with the hassle of scraping sticky papers off of her locker door at the end of the school year. When Sarah’s dad began working at a company…
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