01/29/2013 04:17 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

10 Simple Products That Made People Billions

It feels like everyone is the country has some overly complicated and obviously harebrained get-rich scheme in their back pocket. But more often than not, it's the simple ideas that actually do the trick.

Just take look at this infographic from Grow America, a site dedicated to promoting product innovation and entrepreneurship. No noodle-eating hair guards or baby mops here! Nope, all you'll find are simple concepts that have translated into big bucks. Like the Slinky, or the Post-it, or the... you get the idea.

Check out the infographic from Grow America below:

10 Simple Product Ideas That Made Billions – An infographic by the team at Grow America

(Hat tip: Forbes)