Billionaire Yusaku Maezawa Is Giving $9 Million To His Twitter Followers To See If Money Make Them Happy

Yusaku Maezawa founded Japan’s largest online fashion mall, Zozotown, in May 1998.


A video announcement on YouTube, Yusaku Maezawa called the contest a “serious social trial” to see what impact a million yen could have on a person’s life.

The Japanese billionaire will give away more than $9 million to 1,000 people on Twitter to see if it improves their happiness. All they had to do was join Twitter and retweet the announcement tweet before midnight on January 7.

Last year January 2019 He did the same thing. He promised 100 million yen, roughly $914,000, to be shared among 100 Twitter users. They ended up with at least $9,000 each.

Yusaku maezawa broke a record in the process: His January 2019 tweet was the most retweeted ever as at that time, with over 4.68 million retweets.

Net worth :

Yusaku Maezawa is worth an estimated $2 billion, according to Forbes.

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