Articles Written by Amy Lamare

Amy Lamare is a Los Angeles based writer covering business, technology, entertainment, philanthropy, and pop culture. She spent 8 1/2 years covering the entertainment industry for www.hsx.com. She has written for Los Angeles Magazine, Your Tango, Thinknum Media, and various airline magazines. Follow her on Facebook. Amy's favorite self-made billionaire is Sara Blakely.


These Billionaires Started From Nothing And Made Enormous Fortunes

These Billionaires Started From Nothing And Made Enormous Fortunes

02 Aug 2020 @ 4AM PDT

These seven billionaires literally took themselves from slums, factories, and the street to the highest levels of fortune, success and power.

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Wirecard CEO Markus Braun Arrested On Charges Of Inflating Company Value, Falsifying Company Financial Records

Wirecard CEO Markus Braun Arrested On Charges Of Inflating Company Value, Falsifying Company Financial Records

28 Jul 2020 @ 4AM PDT

It looks like Kylie Jenner isn't the only entrepreneur to fudge her company's bottom line (allegedly, of course). Wirecard's former CEO Markus Braun has been arrested. It seems $3.7 billion went missing from the company's accounts and he's allegedly responsible for the fraud.

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Jeff Bezos' Net Worth Has Increased By $75 BILLION Since January

Jeff Bezos' Net Worth Has Increased By $75 BILLION Since January

27 Jul 2020 @ 4AM PDT

Jeff Bezos just passed a milestone. On Monday, he saw his fortune increase by $13 billion on the strength of Amazon's stock. Bezos is now worth $190 billion and $75 billion of that has been added to his net worth since January.

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Billionaire Roundup: Week 'Nine Zillion' Of Covid-19 Madness

Billionaire Roundup: Week 'Nine Zillion' Of Covid-19 Madness

27 Jul 2020 @ 4AM PDT

Billionaires are out there living it up while we're all stuck at home. Let's live vicariously through them!

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A Brief History Of L'Oreal And How It Made Liliane Bettencourt And Francoise Bettencourt Meyers The Richest Women In The World

A Brief History Of L'Oreal And How It Made Liliane Bettencourt And Francoise Bettencourt Meyers The Richest Women In The World

26 Jul 2020 @ 4AM PDT

L'Oréal is a global cosmetics company. The company's products are EVERYWHERE. The company has also created two of the richest women in the world: the late Liliane Bettencourt, daughter of L'Oréal founder, and her daughter Francoise Bettencourt Meyers.

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Stunning $56 Million Bel Air Mansion Hits The Luxury Real Estate Market

Stunning $56 Million Bel Air Mansion Hits The Luxury Real Estate Market

25 Jul 2020 @ 4AM PDT

A new, award-winning designed, unusually-shaped mansion has hit the market in Los Angeles' chic Bel Air neighborhood. The propeller-shaped structure can be yours for the bargain basement price of $56 million.

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Look Out America: Victoria Beckham Launching Lifestyle Brand To Rival Goop

Look Out America: Victoria Beckham Launching Lifestyle Brand To Rival Goop

24 Jul 2020 @ 4AM PDT

Gwyneth Paltrow had better watch her back. Victoria Beckham is launching her own lifestyle and health brand in the U.S. Rumor has it, she's looking to be a direct competitor to Paltrow's $250 million Goop empire…and it's designed to save her struggling fashion empre.

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Ramzan Kadyrov Is Vladimir Putin's Closest Ally…And His Biggest Threat

Ramzan Kadyrov Is Vladimir Putin's Closest Ally…And His Biggest Threat

23 Jul 2020 @ 4AM PDT

Is Ramazan Kadyrov an out of control killer that Vladimir Putin can't control? Or, is Ramzan an out of control killer operating on Putin's orders?

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Amber Heard Exploded When Depp Lost $750 Million And Allegedly Threw A Punch At Him

Amber Heard Exploded When Depp Lost $750 Million And Allegedly Threw A Punch At Him

21 Jul 2020 @ 4AM PDT

The Johnny Depp-Amber Heard divorce continues to heat up with each day. Recently, it was revealed that Heard clocked Depp with a punch on the same night he found out not only lost nearly $1 billion but someone also defecated in his bed. Stars: they are NOT just like us.

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Ex-Employee Lawsuit Claims Dan Bilzerian Funds Lavish Lifestyle Through CBD Company Fund

Ex-Employee Lawsuit Claims Dan Bilzerian Funds Lavish Lifestyle Through CBD Company Fund

20 Jul 2020 @ 4AM PDT

A lawsuit was filed by the former president of Instagram Playboy Dan Bilzerian's CBD company, Ignite International, Ltd, Curtis Heffernan. The suit alleges that Bilzerian funded his lifestyle with company funds and fired Heffernan for refusing to approve his expense report.

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