Making millions by the numbers

We take a look at the richest self-made millionaires in the UK to see what we can learn.

Anyone lucky enough can inherit wealth and those with determination and a few other qualities might even be able to marry it, but what sort of person makes millions by themselves?

To offer an insight into the world of the self-made millionaire, Yahoo! Finance and Premierline Direct dug a little deeper to see if we could spot some trends among the UK’s 100 richest self-made millionaires, according to the latest Sunday Times Rich list.

Here's a visual breakdown of what we found:



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