Yes, the Donald is a billionaire. No, he’s not worth what he says he is: “My brand alone is worth $5 billion.” Son of Brooklyn developer invaded Manhattan mid-1970s, borrowed heavily, talked tough, built big, got rich. Nearly lost it all in 1990 real estate crash. Learned lesson; claims he tries not to personally guarantee loans. Has earned more than $100 million in salary, royalties since The Apprentice debuted on NBC 2003.

Net Worth:  increase $2.7 billion