Articles Written by Amy Lamare

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 attended the University of Southern California where she majored in Creative Writing. An avid long distance runner, weekends she can be found running the streets of Los Angeles training for 1/2 and full marathons. Follow her on Facebook.


People Who Became Billionaires In A Short Period Of Time

People Who Became Billionaires In A Short Period Of Time

22 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

It seems like it would take a lifetime to make a billion dollars or more. Not so anymore, in our era of tech companies and internet startups. The billionaire who took the longest to make a billion only took six years to do it!

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Billionaire Roundup: Welcome To The New World

Billionaire Roundup: Welcome To The New World

21 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Technology moves pretty fast. That was made obvious recently when Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg testified before Congress and it became very clear that the politicians really did'nt understand the coding and technology behind Facebook. This is your Billionaire Roundup.

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Hedge Fund Manager Hit With $1 BILLION Tax Bill After Loophole Was Unexpectedly Closed

Hedge Fund Manager Hit With $1 BILLION Tax Bill After Loophole Was Unexpectedly Closed

20 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

No one likes paying taxes, but one man has one billion reasons to dislike the IRS this year.

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Billionaire Banking Heir Matthew Mellon Dies In Rehab

Billionaire Banking Heir Matthew Mellon Dies In Rehab

19 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Billionaire banking heir Matthew Mellon has died at age 54, reportedly while a patient at a drug rehab center in Cancun. He is survived by his ex-wives, Jimmy Choo founder Tamara Mellon and fashion designer Nicole Hanley, and his children Minty, Olympia, and Force.

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New TV Show Drops Billionaires In Random, City Challenges Them To Make It Again

New TV Show Drops Billionaires In Random, City Challenges Them To Make It Again

19 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

There's a new TV show in production at Discovery that is sort of like a "Survivor" for billionaires. The show is called "Undercover Billionaire." In it, a self-made billionaire is dropped off in a random city with just a few dollars in his pocket and the drive to build a new business.

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Warren Buffett's 10 Rules To Get Rich

Warren Buffett's 10 Rules To Get Rich

18 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Let's take a look at Warren Buffett's 10 Rules To Get Rich. Who knows, maybe one of us will learn something that inspires us to go out and make billions!

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Russian Billionaires Lose $16 Billion In One Day Amid Sanctions

Russian Billionaires Lose $16 Billion In One Day Amid Sanctions

18 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Monday was not a good day to be a Russian billionaire. The country's wealthiest people saw their combined net worth fall by $16 billion on April 9th.

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By The End Of The Decade, Country Star Toby Keith Could Be A Billionaire

By The End Of The Decade, Country Star Toby Keith Could Be A Billionaire

17 Apr 2018 @ 10AM PDT

Toby Keith came within a heartbeat of giving up his music career altogether. Thanks to one extremely lucky break, he is not only a country music super star, he's also on pace to become a billionaire.

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How Long Did It Take Today's Billionaires To Go From Millionaire To Billionaire?

How Long Did It Take Today's Billionaires To Go From Millionaire To Billionaire?

17 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Today, Warren Buffett has a net worth of $75 billion. It took him 26 years from the time he became a millionaire to the time he made his first billion. It took Bill Gates 5 years. It took Jeff Bezos 2 years.

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Los Angeles Biotech Billionaire Close To Deal To Buy D.C. United

Los Angeles Biotech Billionaire Close To Deal To Buy D.C. United

16 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Los Angeles billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong is closing in on a deal to buy Major League Soccer's D.C. United. The agreement would value to club at a record $500 million.

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