How This $18K Investment Made This Man Millions


This man made millions off Wal-Mart’s acquisition of

Ideadash founder Eric Martin on how he benefitted from Wal-Mart’s acquisition of

A smart investment is paying off big time for one man.

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Eric Martin spent $18,000 participating in an online referral contest for, which he won, and received 100,000 shares of common stock in the company. Recently, Wal-Mart (NYSE:WMT) purchased Jet for $3.3 billion, making Martin a millionaire.

“It came so much faster than I thought,” Martin told the FOX Business Network.

Right now, he isn’t exactly sure what he will do with the money, but he said he will likely put it into his business.

“Definitely more in my business. I’m not sure yet with a lot of the money, but is my new startup,” he said.

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