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If a billionaire is in the news for any reason, you will read about it right here in our "Billionaire News" section. Whether that billionaire is going through an expensive divorce, buying a $100 million private island, or making a massive donation to charity, we got you covered.

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Hush Hush: The New Online Store That Wants To Be "Amazon For Billionaires"

Hush Hush: The New Online Store That Wants To Be "Amazon For Billionaires"

08 Feb 2019 @ 4AM PST

Hush Hush wants to be "Amazon for billionaires," and to that end, it offers items for sale like a $51 million yacht,and a cornucopia of other six-, seven-, and eight-figure items.

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World's Richest Man Jeff Bezos Devotes Less than 1% Of $136 Billion Fortune To Philanthropy  

World's Richest Man Jeff Bezos Devotes Less than 1% Of $136 Billion Fortune To Philanthropy  

04 Feb 2019 @ 4AM PST

The world's richest man, Jeff Bezos, gives hardly any money at all to charity. Why? What gives? What could possibly be his reasoning for hoarding $136 billion?

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Billionaire Ken Griffin Purchases The Most Expensive Home In US At $238 Million

Billionaire Ken Griffin Purchases The Most Expensive Home In US At $238 Million

02 Feb 2019 @ 4AM PST

Technically, Griffin bought the 220 Central Park South penthouse back in 2015, but it's taken this long for the deal to be finalized and for him to take possession of the house.

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Billionaire Roundup: We Can't Make This Stuff Up Folks

Billionaire Roundup: We Can't Make This Stuff Up Folks

01 Feb 2019 @ 4AM PST

The world is a strange place, especially lately. One coffee mogul has reportedly decided to run for president of the United States as an Independent. Another had a woman stuck in the elevator in his townhouse for days. And then there was the time another billionaire fed goat he had killed himself to a billionaire friend. Like the title says, we can't make this stuff up, folks!

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American Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Has Spent $700m On Personal Real Estate In Five Years

American Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Has Spent $700m On Personal Real Estate In Five Years

31 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

Griffin earned $1.4 billion last year as the founder of Citadel, so he's clearly in a good financial position to splurge on ungodly expensive personal properties.

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Redskins Owner Dan Snyder Purchases $100 Million Superyacht Complete With IMAX Theater

Redskins Owner Dan Snyder Purchases $100 Million Superyacht Complete With IMAX Theater

30 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

Dan Synder's new $100 million superyacht from Feadship is the world's first such craft to come equipped with a certified IMAX theater.

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Who Is The Richest Family In The World?

Who Is The Richest Family In The World?

29 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

There are a few ways we can quantify and determine which families are the richest in the world. There are three families that could be considered the richest family in the world. So, who is the richest of them all?

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WeWork Founder Owns Buildings He Then Leases To WeWork

WeWork Founder Owns Buildings He Then Leases To WeWork

26 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann is up to something. eumann has been engaging in some sort of back room dealings that leave us scratching our heads. Just what is he up to?

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How Oprah Winfrey Earned Her $3.2 Billion Net Worth

How Oprah Winfrey Earned Her $3.2 Billion Net Worth

25 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

Oprah Winfrey is everywhere. She is the Queen of all Media. She is a talk show host, actress, producer, pitchwoman, and philanthropist. Pretty much everything she touches turns to gold. No one works harder than Oprah.

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98-Year-Old Billionaire Still Goes To Work Every Day

98-Year-Old Billionaire Still Goes To Work Every Day

24 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

At 98, billionaire Marcel Adams is the second-oldest billionaire in the world. The Canada based real estate mogul gets to the office every morning before 8am.

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The 10 Most Expensive Divorces Of All Time

The 10 Most Expensive Divorces Of All Time

23 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

There's speculation that the Jeff Bezos divorce settlement may rank as the most expensive of all time. For context on that question, here are the ten divorces that currently make up that ranking.

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The 8 Most Shocking/Amazing Financial Revelations From El Chapo's Drug Trial (So Far)

The 8 Most Shocking/Amazing Financial Revelations From El Chapo's Drug Trial (So Far)

23 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

Hundred million dollar bribes? Elaborate drug tunnels? We're just scratching the surface of amazing revelations from El Chapo's drug trial.

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Fortnite CEO Tim Sweeney's Net Worth Has Risen From $100 Million To $1 Billion To $8 Billion In Under A Year

Fortnite CEO Tim Sweeney's Net Worth Has Risen From $100 Million To $1 Billion To $8 Billion In Under A Year

22 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

Back in July, the company that makes Fortnite had a valuation in the $5 billion to $8 billion range. Today, Epic Games has been given a valuation of $15 billion. As the controlling shareholder, this gives Tim Sweeney a new net worth of $8 billion.

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How Michael Jordan Earned His $1.7 Billion Net Worth

How Michael Jordan Earned His $1.7 Billion Net Worth

22 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

Over his NBA career, Michael Jordan earned $93 million. Today, he brings home more than $100 million a year from his endorsement deal with Nike, alone. We'd all like to be like Mike and have a net worth of $1.7 billion.

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How Jami Gertz Earned Her $2 Billion Net Worth

How Jami Gertz Earned Her $2 Billion Net Worth

21 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

Jami Gertz's husband is billionaire Antony Ressler. But don't assume Gertz married the rich guy… it was actually Ressler who married the rich girl, back in 1986. The story of Jami Gertz, Tony Ressler, and their billions is a love story. 

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