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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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You Do Not Want To Know How Rich Jeff Bezos Would Be Today Had He Never Divorced MacKenzie Scott

You Do Not Want To Know How Rich Jeff Bezos Would Be Today Had He Never Divorced MacKenzie Scott

30 Apr 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Jeff Bezos' net worth is sitting on an all-time high after Amazon released a monster quarterly earnings report… but it's not nearly as high as it could have been with a slightly different roll of the dice.

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Howard Hughes Once Gave A Stranger $150 Million In Exchange For A Ride To Vegas… Sort Of…

Howard Hughes Once Gave A Stranger $150 Million In Exchange For A Ride To Vegas… Sort Of…

29 Apr 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Its been 45 years since eccentric billionaire Howard Hughes died and people are still looking for his will… well sort of. Several different wills were produced, including one that left $150 million to a gas station attendant in Nevada.

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To Pay Off A Massive Inheritance Tax Bill, The Billionaire Samsung Family May Liquidate An Incredible Art Collection

To Pay Off A Massive Inheritance Tax Bill, The Billionaire Samsung Family May Liquidate An Incredible Art Collection

28 Apr 2021 @ 4AM PDT

How do you pay off the world's largest tax bill? Liquidate a priceless family art collection obviously!

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As Jeff Bezos' Net Worth Re-Approaches $200 Billion, Check Out This Long-Lost 1997 Interview With The Future Richest Person In The World

As Jeff Bezos' Net Worth Re-Approaches $200 Billion, Check Out This Long-Lost 1997 Interview With The Future Richest Person In The World

27 Apr 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Jeff Bezos net worth is about to cross $200 billion. What would you have asked the world's richest person if you had a chance to interview him 24 years ago? Roughly two weeks after Amazon went public…

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Oracle/Tesla Tycoon Larry Ellison Owns At Least $1 Billion Worth Of Real Estate Around The US

Oracle/Tesla Tycoon Larry Ellison Owns At Least $1 Billion Worth Of Real Estate Around The US

27 Apr 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Billionaire Oracle founder Larry Ellison sure does like real estate. Ellison's $1 billion real estate portfolio stretches from Malibu to Hawaii to Florida to Rhode Island and more. Let's take a look at a few of his more notable properties.

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Billionaire Matt Moulding Transfers $137 Million To Non-Profit After Getting A Note From Bill Gates

Billionaire Matt Moulding Transfers $137 Million To Non-Profit After Getting A Note From Bill Gates

26 Apr 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Moulding rocketed to billionaire status in September of last year after going public with his retail company The Hut Group in London, and is now donating 14 million shares of Hut Group stock to his own foundation.

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Who Is Bernard Arnault And How Did He Come To Control The World's Third-Largest Fortune ($150 billion)?

Who Is Bernard Arnault And How Did He Come To Control The World's Third-Largest Fortune ($150 billion)?

23 Apr 2021 @ 4AM PDT

When you think of the richest people in the world, most people quickly name Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg. I bet most people would leave off Bernard Arnault, which is strange because he's worth $150 BILLION!

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The 10 Youngest Billionaires In The World Right Now

The 10 Youngest Billionaires In The World Right Now

22 Apr 2021 @ 4AM PDT

The 10 youngest billionaires in the world right now range in age from 18 to 29. Just four of them are self-made.

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Zillow Co-Founders Land On The Billionaires List Thanks To Booming Real Estate Market

Zillow Co-Founders Land On The Billionaires List Thanks To Booming Real Estate Market

20 Apr 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Rich Barton and Lloyd Frink just joined the billionaire's club thanks to a stellar year for Zillow and the residential real estate market. Barton's net worth jumped to $2.2 billion and Frink's hit $1.4 billion.

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The Saudi Royal Family May Have Paid $450 Million For A Fake Leonardo da Vinci Painting… A Painting That Sold For $1,000 In 2005

The Saudi Royal Family May Have Paid $450 Million For A Fake Leonardo da Vinci Painting… A Painting That Sold For $1,000 In 2005

16 Apr 2021 @ 4AM PDT

In November 2017 the crown prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, paid $450 million for a Leonardo da Vinci painting. Upon closer investigation it may not actually be 100% authentic.

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Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong Is Now Officially One Of The 100 Richest People In The World

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong Is Now Officially One Of The 100 Richest People In The World

14 Apr 2021 @ 10AM PDT

Coinbase went public moments ago. The monster IPO instantly propelled CEO Brian Armstrong into the ranks of the 100 richest people in the world.

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Petr Kellner's Death Sets Off Biggest Transfer Of Wealth In History Of Czech Republic

Petr Kellner's Death Sets Off Biggest Transfer Of Wealth In History Of Czech Republic

13 Apr 2021 @ 4AM PDT

The recent death of Petr Kellner, the richest person in the Czech Republic, has set off the biggest transfer of wealth in the history of that country.

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Google Founders Larry Page And Sergey Brin Are The Newest Members Of The $100 Billion Net Worth Club

Google Founders Larry Page And Sergey Brin Are The Newest Members Of The $100 Billion Net Worth Club

11 Apr 2021 @ 6PM PDT

Welcome to the centibillionaire club, Larry and Sergey! The Google founders join six other members of the exclusive $100 billion net worth club.

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For The First Time In History, There Are 8 People On The Planet With Net Worths Greater Than $100 Billion

For The First Time In History, There Are 8 People On The Planet With Net Worths Greater Than $100 Billion

09 Apr 2021 @ 6PM PDT

At today's market close, the top 8 richest people in the world had a net worth north of $100 billion. That's never happened before in history.

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Dan Snyder To Buy Up Remaining Stake In Washington Football Team For $875 Million

Dan Snyder To Buy Up Remaining Stake In Washington Football Team For $875 Million

08 Apr 2021 @ 4AM PDT

It looks like the Washington Football Team (are they ever going to get a new name?), is going to be 100% owned by Dan Snyder any day now.

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