Wealth

36-year-old retiree: Saving money doesn't get you rich—here's what does

In 2014, Steve and Courtney Adcock decided to get serious about their savings. They cut back on their day-to-day expenses, downsized and started …

Retirement

"I Retired at Age 30 With $1.25 Million"—These 3 Strategies Were Key

For many, building a net worth of over $1 million might seem like an ambitious lifelong goal, but for Grant Sabatier, it was something he wanted to …

Retirement

Bitcoin’s latest record high makes Satoshi Nakamoto the 247th richest person in the world

Bitcoin recorded a new high today, hitting $5,991 on the benchmark CoinDesk price index. On major exchanges like Bitfinex and Bitstamp, the price briefly crossed $6,000 intraday.<p>While bitcoin bulls celebrate yet another milestone for the cryptocurrency, there is one major beneficiary to what has …

Business

How New Wealth, Few Rules Fuel Family-Office Boom

The descendants of oil tycoon John D. Rockefeller have them. So do Microsoft Corp. founder Bill Gates and hedge-fund manager Bill Ackman. They are …

Business

What rich people ask their accountants

In a recent column for our Globe Unlimited subscribers, I looked at how much in advice fees you should be paying if you're a high net worth individual with $1-million in investable assets. I quote an adviser who charges 0.95 per cent for clients in this bracket and believes that others in his field …

Personal Finance

Why Wealth Management Is Such Good Business for Banks

Wealth management units are surprisingly profitable.<p>Over the last few years, many banks have doubled down on their asset and wealth management …

Investing

What should you major in if you want to be a billionaire?

<b>Video by Kiplinger</b><p>For this year’s Forbes 400, we asked the nation’s richest what they majored in as undergraduates and heard from about 290 of …

MBA

These 4 Austin billionaires land on Forbes' list of richest Americans

Nearly 10 percent of the 400 richest Americans live in Texas, with most of the state’s uber-billionaires making their home in Dallas.<p>Dallas lays …

Texas

What is Donald Trump’s net worth? Why has it fallen?

<b>According to Forbes, Donald Trump has fallen 92 spots in a ranking of the richest people in America.</b><p>The President of the United States’ net worth …

Donald Trump

Gabe Newell's $5.5 billion net worth makes him one of the 100 richest people in the US

Programming skills, sound business acumen, and a little bit of luck can make you a lot of money in the tech industry. For Valve boss Gabe Newell, …

Opportunity cost can help you figure out what's worth your time and money — in life and in business

• <b>To run a successful business, you need to think of your time as an investment.</b>• <b><br>Opportunity cost is the when you weigh the options of the cost of hiring someone to complete a task and the time you would dedicate to completing the job yourself.</b>• <b><br>Many people think about opportunity cost in their personal</b> …

Time Management

What is Gucci Mane’s net worth after his lavish wedding to model Keyshia Ka’oir?

American Rapper Gucci Mane made headlines this week as he married model Keyshia Ka’oir in a lavish wedding celebration that reportedly cost the …

Gucci Mane

Bill Gates Is Investing More than a Billion Dollars in Public Schools

The world’s richest man is doubling down on the U.S. public education system.<p>Bill Gates, with $87.7 billion to his name, announced plans Thursday for …

Education

The top 15 list of richest Americans

CAPE TOWN - It was another record year for the wealthiest people in America, as the price of admission to the country's most exclusive club of The …

Koch Brothers

BOZELL & GRAHAM: Liberal Billionaires Are Never Villains

Charles Pierce, the resident radical-left political pundit at <i>Esquire</i> magazine -- that intellectual powerhouse best known for its Sexiest Woman Alive …

Conservative View

PowerBall and PowerBall Plus Results: Friday, 20 October 2017

Image Credits:<p>The Powerball results could make you a millionaire this weekend! The Powerball jackpot is sitting at an estimated R11 million with the …

Powerball

€55,649,983 jackpot rolls on as there is no winner of tonight's Euromillions jackpot

Daily Million Results - Jackpot €1,000,000<p>4<br>• 5<br>• 7<br>• 10<br>• 21<br>• 37<br>• 16<p>Daily Million Plus Results - Jackpot €500,000<p>5<br>• 9<br>• 22<br>• 23<br>• 25<br>• 39<br>• 18<p>Daily Million Results - Jackpot …

News (Ireland)

Six young tradies in lottery syndicate scoop $16.4 million win

<b>Six tradies all in their early 20s are questioning whether they'll ever pick up the tools again after winning $16.4 million in last nights' Powerball</b> …

Australian News

What is the net worth of prospective Newcastle owner Amanda Staveley?

Amanda Staveley has been linked with a £300million takeover of Newcastle United, with Mike Ashley looking to sell the club.<p>Who is the businesswoman? …

Meet the 32-Year-Old Billionaire Beer Heir Who DJs Music Festivals for a Living

He comes from one of the most powerful families in the world.<p>This week, Forbes published its new list of the 400 richest Americans.<p>Among the youngest …

Santo Domingo

3 pieces of advice from a value investor who started with nothing and is now worth over $100 million

How much would you spend to get insight from a successful investor who started late in life, had all the odds stacked against him, yet still made it big?<p>Would you do what he did – pay over $600,000 for just one lunch to learn from someone you feel has something to offer you?<p>Fortunately, you don’t …

Investing

The Man Who Owns the World's Most Expensive House Made $1.5 Billion in 6 Hours Yesterday

Chances are Mukesh Ambani had a better Wednesday than you.<p>Chances are Mukesh Ambani had a better Wednesday than you.<p>Ambani, who boasts the highest …

Warren Buffett perfectly describes why the retail apocalypse is dooming Macy's, Sears, and JCPenney

• <b>Retailers such as Macy's, Sears, and JCPenney are closing stores as sales decline.</b>• <b><br>Warren Buffett's book of essays has an explanation for the root of the problem: companies prioritizing short-term goals over long-term investments.</b>• <b><br>If Buffett's theories are correct, it may be too late for retailers to</b> …

Business

How much does it take to be wealthy?

How much money do you have to have before you consider yourself rich?<p>Charles Schwab asked this question in a national survey, and a lot of people said they’d have to be a multimillionaire before they would feel wealthy. Survey participants on average said they’d need to have $2.4 million to be …

Charles Schwab

Mark Cuban reveals 9 tips to getting rich

Mark Cuban has had a remarkable career as a businessman, investor and NBA owner of the Dallas Mavericks.<p>The billionaire recently teamed up with Vanity Fair to release his guide for saving money, getting a better return on your investments and building wealth.<p>"Rich is all relative," the millionaire …

Success

Here's what the 39-year-old who's waiting for a cryptoboom on a campsite after selling everything he owned for bitcoin tells people who think he's crazy

• <b>Didi Taihuttu, 39, is a father of three, living in the Netherlands.</b>• <b><br>He sold everything he owned, including his house and his childrens' toys, to invest the money in bitcoin.</b>• <b><br>Now, the family lives on a campsite, waiting for the ultimate cryptoboom.</b>• <b><br>When people say he's crazy, he tells them that his</b> …

Donald Trump’s net worth has drastically decreased over the last year

Oh dear, Mr President<p><b>From the Editors of Time</b> <b><br>Words by Rob Wile</b><p>President Donald Trump’s net worth has fallen by $600 million over the past year, …

Donald Trump

On Gucci Mane’s Wife Keyshia Ka’oir Alleged Secret Kids And Their Net Worth

Gucci Mane and wife Keyshia Ka’oir’s lavish wedding was a major event in their lives, and in the hip-hop world, attended by the who’s who of the …

Entertainment

How Do Your Eating Habits Compare to Warren Buffett, Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg?

Do you eat better or worse than these mavens?<p>Finding out the eating habits of some of the world’s richest and most powerful business leaders is one way of gaining insight into their success and productivity secrets. After all, a person’s eating habits are one of the bedrocks of their energy and …

Success

Cruz to Sanders: High Tax States Crush Opportunity, Leading to Wealth Exodus in America

Responding to a question from an audience member about state tax deductions during his Wednesday evening debate with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) on …

Bernie Sanders