The Gates family, from left to right: Melinda, Jennifer (front), Phoebe, Rory, and Bill. Photo: Bill Gates/Facebook The Gates family, from left to right: Melinda, Jennifer (front), Phoebe, Rory, and Bill. Photo: Bill Gates/Facebook
The Gates family, from left to right: Melinda, Jennifer (front), Phoebe, Rory, and Bill. Photo: Bill Gates/Facebook

Bill Gates and wife Melinda’s modest parenting style: the Microsoft centibillionaire’s kids go to church and will inherit ‘only’ US$10 million each

  • The couple’s Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is the largest private foundation in the world, holding assets worth almost US$47 billion
  • Children Jennifer, Phoebe and Rory were not allowed phones until age 14, are forbidden to use them at the dinner table, and help wash the dishes every night

Topic |   Millionaires and billionaires
The Gates family, from left to right: Melinda, Jennifer (front), Phoebe, Rory, and Bill. Photo: Bill Gates/Facebook The Gates family, from left to right: Melinda, Jennifer (front), Phoebe, Rory, and Bill. Photo: Bill Gates/Facebook
The Gates family, from left to right: Melinda, Jennifer (front), Phoebe, Rory, and Bill. Photo: Bill Gates/Facebook
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