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How Comedian Larry David Laughed His Way to a $400 Million Fortune
07 Jan 2014 @ 11AM PDT

From struggling stand-up comic to Emmy-winning comedy writer with $400 million in the bank, Larry David's story is the stuff of Hollywood dreams.

10 Celebrity New Year's Resolutions of 2014
05 Jan 2014 @ 4PM PDT

Celebrity New Year's Resolutions are surprisingly similar to everyone else's. Here's a quick list of what some of our favorite celebs are hoping for in 2014.

Griselda Blanco: Ordinary Innocent Colombian Grandmother Or Ruthless Bloodthirsty Cocaine Billionaire?
05 Jan 2014 @ 2PM PDT

Griselda Blanco looked like your average Colombian grandmother, but in reality she was the mastermind behind one of the most successful, and ruthless, cocaine operations ever.

How Friendster Inspired Japan's Youngest Billionaire Yoshikazu Tanaka To Launch An Empire
04 Jan 2014 @ 12PM PDT

Yoshikazu Tanaka wouldn't have become Japan's youngest billionaire without getting a little help from his Friends..ter.

Imagine Making $2000 A Day From Something You Did 30 Years Ago… That's What Sting Did
02 Jan 2014 @ 7PM PDT

30 Years ago, Sting screwed his bandmates out of royalties for "Every Breath You Take". Now, thanks mainly to Diddy, Sting will make $2000 per day in royalties for the rest of his life (and then some) from that one song.

How "Mr Wonderful" Kevin O'Leary Turned A $10,000 Loan From His Mom Into $300 Million
02 Jan 2014 @ 7PM PDT

Shark Tank star Kevin O'Leary, AKA Mr. Wonderful, launched his first business from a basement with a $10,000 loan from his mom. Today he is worth $300 million.

Immigrant Landscaper Finds $1 Million Winning Lottery Ticket While Raking Leaves
30 Dec 2013 @ 1PM PDT

Money might not grow on trees, but apparently it can be found hidden under a pile of leaves by a 27 year old immigrant landscaper out on Long Island!

Shania Twain's Amazing Journey from Poverty-Stricken Child to $350 Million Country-Pop Superstar
30 Dec 2013 @ 11AM PDT

Shania Twain grew up in nearly desperate poverty. She started singing in bars to supported her family when she was just eight years old. Today she is the best-selling female artist of all time with $350 million in the bank.

While Red Bull Was Giving You Wings, It Was Giving Dietrich Mateschitz An $8 Billion Fortune
29 Dec 2013 @ 7PM PDT

Necessity is truly the mother of invention. For Austrian entrepreneur Dietrich Mateschitz, his necessity came in the form of jet lag on a business trip to Thailand. The resulting invention was a little company called Red Bull.

Chan Laiwa Overcame A Childhood Of Poverty To Become One Of The Richest Self Made Female Billionaires In The World
28 Dec 2013 @ 7PM PDT

This is the story of how Chan Laiwa went from a dirt poor descendant of a wealthy aristocratic Chinese family, to one of the richest women in the world.

David Geffen's Journey from College Dropout to $5.5 Billion Hollywood Mogul
27 Dec 2013 @ 11AM PDT

David Geffen was an ordinary kid from Brooklyn who flunked out of college. So how did he become one of the wealthiest and most powerful executives in Hollywood history?

Funny or Die – Jim Carrey's Journey from Homeless Teenager to $150 Million Superstar
26 Dec 2013 @ 6PM PDT

Jim Carrey overcame homelessness, family illness, and rejection on his way to becoming one of Hollywood's most successful comedic stars.

The Unbelievably Awesome Ways Tech Billionaires Spend Their Money
26 Dec 2013 @ 3PM PDT

There are more than 1300 billionaires in the world today. Let's take a look at how just a few of them –those who made their money in technology startups — spend their money and what they splurge on.

The 10 Biggest Philanthropists Alive Today
24 Dec 2013 @ 3PM PDT

This holiday season let's take a look at the Top 10 Biggest Philanthropists Alive Today – and we're talking about money actually donated, not just pledged to some future date.

Beyonce's Journey from Obscurity to Pop Super Stardom is a Masterclass in Perseverance
24 Dec 2013 @ 12PM PDT

Beyonce Knowles is a massive success now, but it wasn't always that way. Her early years in the music industry were extremely rough. Today she is the poster child for perseverance.