Articles Written by Dina Zipin
Dina is the author of Brokenomics, a book of humorous essays and tips about money. She has written for Forbes, Marie Claire, The Billfold, and Bustle. You can find her on Twitter @TheElf26. Follow her on Google+.
Billionaire Ted Stanley handed over most of his considerable fortune in 2014. Not because he'd broken the law or had to pay a debt – because he wanted to.
Today, we have $39,000 alligator backpacks and million-dollar cars, but back in the 1600s, they had luxury… tulips.
In 1999, A Recently-Divorced Masseuse Took A Risky Job At A Tiny Startup Called Google. She Chose…Wisely.
For Bonnie Brown, her quick path to fortune involved a very lucky part-time job with a little Silicon Valley startup called Google.
The Absolutely Insane Story Of A Man Who Made $200 Million Worth Of Counterfeit USD… And Got Away With It!
Frank Bourassa might be history's best counterfeiter, and his path to fame and fortune was definitely not boring…
If "Happy Birthday" becomes public domain, it'll cost the rights holder, Warner Music Group, millions in licensing fees.
Love him or hate him, Jared Polis is one of the wealthiest members of Congress.
Before there was Ron Jeremy, before there was James Deen, there was John Holmes, the one-time king of adult movies.
You might remember the tweaked out drug dealer in Boogie Nights who danced around to "Sister Christian." Word is, he was based on Eddie Nash.
Fake Socialite, Drug Smuggler, Convicted Criminal – The Completely Insane Life Of "Pot Princess" Lisette Lee
She's been called the "Pot Princess of Beverly Hills," but drug dealer Lisette Lee is anything but regal.
We did the research and found ten of the wealthiest people in history, and some might surprise you.