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From Slave To Millionaire Land Owner: The Biddy Mason Story

From Slave To Millionaire Land Owner: The Biddy Mason Story

28 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Bridget "Biddy" Mason was, at one time, an illiterate slave who walked from Mississippi to California with her owners. But life had bigger things in store for Biddy.

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How Tyler Perry Turned An Abusive Childhood Into A $600 Million Personal Fortune

How Tyler Perry Turned An Abusive Childhood Into A $600 Million Personal Fortune

27 Mar 2017 @ 12PM PDT

Tyler Perry suffered so much abuse as a child that he actually attempted suicide while he was still a kid. He took his pain and turned it into a $600 million entertainment empire. Here's his story.

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Daughter Of Dictator Lists Beverly Hills Manse For $17.5 Million

Daughter Of Dictator Lists Beverly Hills Manse For $17.5 Million

27 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Pascaline Bongo, former flame of reggae star Bob Marley and daughter of the late president of Gabon, has listed her Beverly Hills mansion for a cool $17.5 million.

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This Is How Much You Need To Make To Be In The Top 1% Of Each State

This Is How Much You Need To Make To Be In The Top 1% Of Each State

27 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Wondering how you stack up to the richest people in your state? We've broken down the numbers for you to let you know how much you need to earn to be in the 1%.

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Las Pozas: The "Surrealist Xanadu" Playground Built By A Millionaire In The Mexican Jungle

Las Pozas: The "Surrealist Xanadu" Playground Built By A Millionaire In The Mexican Jungle

24 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

The departed Edward James is most well known as a poet, but his greatest life's work isn't ink on paper, and it's located deep in the Mexican jungle, surrounded by the Sierra Madre mountains and in the town of Xilitla.

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How Tom & Judy Love Turned The Crippling 1970s Fuel Crisis Into A Multi Billion Dollar Travel Empire

How Tom & Judy Love Turned The Crippling 1970s Fuel Crisis Into A Multi Billion Dollar Travel Empire

22 Mar 2017 @ 12PM PDT

Oklahoma entrepreneurs Tom and Judy Love are probably the only Americans who look back on the 1970s gas crisis with very fond memories. Thanks in large part to that crisis, the couple was able to turn a $5000 investment into a $3.6 billion fortune.

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There's A Very Simple Reason Dave Chappelle Just Released Two Netflix Specials… MONEY!!! Lots And Lots Of Money…

There's A Very Simple Reason Dave Chappelle Just Released Two Netflix Specials… MONEY!!! Lots And Lots Of Money…

22 Mar 2017 @ 11AM PDT

There's a very simple reason Dave Chappelle surprised fans with two Netflix comedy specials last night: MONEY.

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What's The Most Valuable Company In History?

What's The Most Valuable Company In History?

21 Mar 2017 @ 12PM PDT

What's The Most Valuable Company In History? Apple? Google? Maybe Exxon? These would all be very good guesses, but they don't even scratch the surface compared to one company…

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Katy Perry Wins Legal Victory Over Nuns, Gets To Buy Convent

Katy Perry Wins Legal Victory Over Nuns, Gets To Buy Convent

21 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

In the battle between Katy Perry and the nuns of the Sisters of the Most Holy and Immaculate Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary, its Katy Perry: 2, Nuns: 0.

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Jordan Peele Becomes The First Black Writer-Director To Make A $100M Debut Feature

Jordan Peele Becomes The First Black Writer-Director To Make A $100M Debut Feature

19 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Peele's accomplishment is even more impressive when you look at it in context of Get Out's comparatively paltry budget of just $4 million.

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus Net Worth: Is The Veep And Seinfeld Star Really A Multi-Billionaire?

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Net Worth: Is The Veep And Seinfeld Star Really A Multi-Billionaire?

18 Mar 2017 @ 5PM PDT

How much is Julia Louis-Dreyfus' net worth? Are the rumors true that she's a billionaire?

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10 Wealthy Families Who Have Had Kidnappings And Paid Huge Ransoms

10 Wealthy Families Who Have Had Kidnappings And Paid Huge Ransoms

18 Mar 2017 @ 10AM PDT

These 10 families learned about the dark side of being wealthy, when family members were kidnapped and held for ransom.

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Meet The Man Who Lost $200 Million Gambling In Vegas… IN ONE YEAR!

Meet The Man Who Lost $200 Million Gambling In Vegas… IN ONE YEAR!

16 Mar 2017 @ 11AM PDT

Imagine how painful it would be to lose $1 million in Vegas in a year. Now imagine how it would feel to lose $204 million… IN ONE YEAR!

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Mo' Money Mo' Problems. How Ed Sheeran's MASSIVE Sudden Wealth Cost Him Friends

Mo' Money Mo' Problems. How Ed Sheeran's MASSIVE Sudden Wealth Cost Him Friends

15 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

After it was reported that Ed Sheeran had made $57 million in 2015, he found out just who his friends were…and weren't.

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Donald Trump Releases 2005 Tax Return To Scoop MSNBC's Scoop

Donald Trump Releases 2005 Tax Return To Scoop MSNBC's Scoop

14 Mar 2017 @ 6PM PDT

Want to know how much Donald Trump made and paid in taxes in 2005?

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In 1977 Alec Guinness Demanded "Points" Instead Of Salary On Star Wars – He Chose… Wisely

In 1977 Alec Guinness Demanded "Points" Instead Of Salary On Star Wars – He Chose… Wisely

15 Dec 2015 @ 7PM UTC
Despite hating the movie and being convinced that it would flop, back in 1977, Alec Guinness shrewdly demanded to be paid in gross points instead of a flat salary. He chose... wisely.
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How One Brilliant Decision In 1973 Made George Lucas A Multi-Billionaire Today

How One Brilliant Decision In 1973 Made George Lucas A Multi-Billionaire Today

14 Dec 2015 @ 10PM UTC
The fact that George Lucas is a multi-billionaire today, is the result of one incredibly simple and surprisingly brilliant decision he made back in 1973.
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In 1977 James Earl Jones Demanded Salary Up Front Instead Of "Points" On Star Wars – He Chose... Poorly

In 1977 James Earl Jones Demanded Salary Up Front Instead Of "Points" On Star Wars – He Chose... Poorly

15 Dec 2015 @ 7PM UTC
In 1977, because Star Wars had spiraled way over budget, George Lucas offered James Earl Jones points instead of salary for his role as the voice of Darth Vader. Unfortunately, Jones did not take that offer.
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The Richest Stars In The Adult Entertainment Industry

The Richest Stars In The Adult Entertainment Industry

26 Oct 2015 @ 11AM UTC
Being an "adult" entertainer may not be as glamorous as being a Hollywood movie star, but there is a whole lot of money to be made between the sheets.
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How Much Did The Cast Of The Original Star Wars Movie Make?

How Much Did The Cast Of The Original Star Wars Movie Make?

14 Dec 2015 @ 12PM UTC
There is no doubt that the cast members of the new Star Wars movie will earn more than they did in 1977, but how much was that?
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In Order To Be Successful, Star Wars Needs To Make A TON Of Money

In Order To Be Successful, Star Wars Needs To Make A TON Of Money

17 Dec 2015 @ 12PM UTC
According to his friend and famed producer, Steven Spielberg, Star Wars: The Force Awakens director J.J. Abrams is shaking in his boots.
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The Kardashians Want To Pay Scott Disick $20 Million In Hush Money

The Kardashians Want To Pay Scott Disick $20 Million In Hush Money

11 Oct 2015 @ 2PM UTC
The Kardashian family wants Scott Disick to keep his mouth shut and he may have 20 million reasons to do just that.
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When Floyd Mayweather Goes On A Dubai Shopping Spree... Crazy Things Happen.

When Floyd Mayweather Goes On A Dubai Shopping Spree... Crazy Things Happen.

15 Dec 2015 @ 12PM UTC
The phrase "shopping spree" and the name "Floyd Mayweather" come together and create a pretty unbelievable situation.
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Amazing Human Being Alert: Taylor Swift Donates $50K To Kid's Cancer Fight

Amazing Human Being Alert: Taylor Swift Donates $50K To Kid's Cancer Fight

05 Oct 2015 @ 11AM UTC
Taylor Swift has proven she has a big heart time and time again. Now, she's gone and done it again and in the process, made one of her backup dancers and his family her biggest fans.
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How Much Is The Cast Of Saved By The Bell Worth Today?

How Much Is The Cast Of Saved By The Bell Worth Today?

29 Sep 2015 @ 11AM UTC
Some actors are singing something like "It's alright, cuz I'm rich from Saved by the Bell." while others are singing a different tune.
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