Told the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung Melinda Gates, wife of Microsoft founder Bill Gates, to their three children grow up as normal and down to earth as possible.
The children, born in 1996, 1999 and 2002 must therefore live with various restrictions. An iPhone or an iPod from Apple, for example, frowned upon in the Gates home. Melinda Gates is itself basically a very down to earth.
Also other things prohibit Bill and Melinda Gates for their children. Their older daughter said in this regard: “Mom, tell not only what we can not all this is totally embarrassing..”
Formerly the wife of Bill Gates, for example, has helped in the cleaning company of her father on weekends and scrubbed floors and cleaned ovens. She still pays attention to the prices, although Melinda Gates at the assets of more than 60 billion U.S. dollars would certainly not mandatory.
They would declare themselves to be spent on a hamburger is not more money than for another, provided it does not taste better. Although she was obviously once housed in a beautiful hotel meant her whole luxury of nothing, she said.