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5 Things About: Arthur Wylie

By//Kyra Kyles

Arthur Wylie is nobody’s employee—and hasn’t been since college. The millionaire investor kicked off his hustle almost 20 years ago from his dorm room at University of North Carolina-Charlotte.

As a sophomore he cobbled together $500 and invested in the stock market using then-emerging tools, including Yahoo Finance, before branching into real estate. By graduation, he was managing nearly $500 million in assets. “I went after the new money,” Wylie, 36, explains of clientele that included college basketball players.

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