Mega-rich in US getting richer (though not Donald Trump; he’s getting ‘poorer’)

The latest Forbes 400 list of the richest Americans shows that the average member of this elite saw her or his net worth rise by $200 million (to $6 billion).

Donald Trump, however, bucked the trend.

Due to cooling property prices - and new information about his holdings – Forbes now estimates Trump’s fortune at $3.7 billion (down $800 million).

As a result, Trump dropped 35 places on the Forbes 400 list (to number 156).

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