Erik Finman says he’s the youngest person to become a bitcoin millionaire.
In the past eight years, he’s grown his bitcoin holdings from about 100 (worth $1,000 in 2011) to nearly 450 (worth about $4.5 million in 2019). And he had an early start — he made his first investment at age 12, and became a millionaire at age 18. Now at age 20, he’s invested in a competitor cryptocurrency that he says will “kill” Facebook‘s forthcoming Libra cryptocurrency.
Read on for a timeline of the life of Erik Finman, from Idaho tween to Silicon Valley crypto-millionaire.