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They Quit Their Job, Made Millions

Have you ever wished you could just quit your job and follow your dream? While reality gets in the way for many, there are some who have taken the chance and ditched their steady paychecks in order to turn their business ideas into reality.

Success is by no means guaranteed, but for the lucky ones the decision to say “I quit” has been handsomely rewarded. With hard work and determination, they’ve been able to turn their ideas into booming businesses.

Click ahead to see 10 people who quit their jobs and went on to make millions, whether it was creating personal wealth or revenue for their company.

By Michelle Fox
Posted 23 January 2012

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