Peter Kelley started his company in a shed in his backyard.
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College Dropout Who Founded Firm in a Shed Becomes Billionaire

Peter Kelly Softcat – Photo – SouthernEntrepreneurs.uk.com Success put Peter Kelly on the brink of failure. During the 1990s, booming business at his fledgling mail-order software firm sparked a cash-flow…

Billionaire sets up medical fund to help those less fortunate.
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Billionaire unveils fund to defend people from medical-debt collectors

In this Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015 file photo, a nurse places a patient’s medication on an intravenous stand at a hospital in Philadelphia. In this Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015 file…

Tragic Details Surrounding the Death of Skincare Mogul Brandon Truaxe

By Ken Williams This is a tragic story of a mentally ill person. It is just a shame someone didn’t care enough to recognize it and help Brandon Truaxe. We…

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Billionaire Tony James has a solution for the $1.5 trillion student debt crisis

Private equity titan Tony James, the executive vice chairman of The Blackstone Group, is taking on the student loan crisis by advocating for an alternative to traditional student loans. The…

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See The Top 20 Richest People In The World January 15, 2018

Things are going to be changing in the world of billionaire net worth in the coming months. Of course with $139 billion dollars, Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos is…

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Billionaire Roman Abramovich’s Family: Inside Luxurious Lifestyle of His Seven Children Including the Philospher, the Wild Child and the Heir to the Throne

ROMAN Abramovich’s annual New Year’s Eve party is back, after it was cancelled last year for repairs following the devastation when Hurricane Irma hit St Bart’s. Held at his incredible…

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Billionaire Ray Dalio shares a 3-step formula for anyone to start investing

  Although learning how to invest can seem like a daunting task, putting your money to work while you sleep is a key step to gaining financial independence and retiring comfortably. And,…

Top Sales of 2018 Revealed: Take a look inside the most expensive homes in Queensland

THE most expensive home ever sold on the Sunshine Coast has taken the crown for the top sale in Queensland in 2018 — but a raft of other luxury properties…

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George H.W. Bush Was Born Into Exceptional Wealth. Here's What We Know About the Fortune He's Leaving Behind

George H.W. Bush, the 41st U.S. president and father of the 43rd president George W. Bush, died on November 30, 2018, at the age of 94. He passed away less…

14 of the Most Extravagant Gifts Given by Rich People in the Last Two Decades

Rich people have lavish lifestyles and eccentric hobbies. They also make extraordinary purchases when it comes to the art of gifting. Some of them like to spend their money on…

Taylor Swift’s New Record Deal Affects Thousands of Other Musicians

When Taylor Swift announced her new record deal on Monday with Universal Music Group and Republic Records, she coupled the long-awaited deal with an unusual provision: As part of her joint contract with the…

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Helen Rich – Records Detail Generous Wrigley Heir’s $480,000 Betrayal by Trusted Employees

How can we ever ask the wealthy to help us with donations, scholarships, money, or help of any kind when there are people like those in the following story that…

San Francisco Tech Billionaires Go to War over Homelessness

Proposition C, a bill to fight homelessness with a new business tax, slid into San Francisco’s DMs in the middle of the night, politically speaking. What happened was, in December…

Michael Rubin’s ShopRunner adds Spring in $40M spree to take on Amazon

Backed by $40 million in fresh Silicon Valley cash, billionaire online retailer and 76ers co-owner Michael Rubin’s ShopRunner business has closed a smart-phone-shopping-site deal, and plans more acquisitions and hirings to raise…

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How This Video Gaming Billionaire Invests His More Than $2 Billion

As a college student in Tennessee, Jon Yarbrough struck a deal with a local arcade: He’d lend the place his foosball table, and they’d split the revenue 50-50. People lined…

New York Billionaire Catsimatidis On Equity Investing And Cryptocurrencies

John Catsimatidis, whose $3.1 billion fortune lies in extensive real estate, Gristedes supermarkets and a Pennsylvania oil refinery, is serious about his investment portfolio. His goal is a double-digit return…

Trump Inflates Saudi Arms Deal But Stays Silent On Saudi Cash In His Own Pocket

As Donald Trump defends maintaining close ties to Saudi Arabia, he has repeatedly exaggerated ― by 700 percent ― the value of U.S. weapon sales to Riyadh, yet he has…

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Goldman Wades Deeper in Crypto, Betting on BitGo With Billionaire Mike Novogratz

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and a venture founded by one of its former partners, billionaire Mike Novogratz, are investing in cryptocurrency custodian BitGo Holdings Inc., as the bank’s deep-pocketed clients…

Estate Of Billionaire Matthew Mellon Sued Over Masturbation

The estate of late billionaire Matthew Mellon has been served with a $1 million lawsuit for sexual abuse. The Blast website reports that Laura Banuelos alleges in a lawsuit that…

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Dark Money: Billionaires Are the Leading Cause of Climate Change

Last week, the United Nations released a damning report. The short version: We have about 12 years to actually do something to prevent the worst aspects of climate change. That…

Whoa! Some of the World's Most Expensive Auction Items

These are definitely items you need to have cash for. And lots-of-CASH. USA Today gives us a run-down of 14 top  items auctioned inn the last few years. Looking at…

Illinois governor candidate, Pritzker, removed toilets from mansion in 'scheme to defraud'

Share to Google+   © Getty Images Illinois Democratic gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker’s removal of toilets from a Chicago mansion that resulted in more than $330,000 in property tax breaks were…

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Trump Engaged in Suspect Tax Schemes as He Reaped Riches From His Father

The president has long sold himself as a self-made billionaire, but a Times investigation found that he received at least $413 million in today’s dollars from his father’s real estate…

Hexton Manor - One of the great country houses is still quite desireable.
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Why Country Estates Are Great Again

Hexton Manor estate in Hexton, Hertfordshire, is £19 million listed with Savills Mansions with land and sporting rights are the new safe haven for investors. Jess Simpson, the founder of…

Japanese Online Fashion Billionaire, 42, Will Be The FIRST Tourist on SpaceX's BFR Flight Around The MOON

A Japanese billionaire and online fashion tycoon, Yusaku Maezawa, will be the first man to fly on a monster SpaceX rocket for an approximately seven-day trip around the Moon as…

Billionaires Buying Media Assets to Prompt Social Change

On Sunday, Billionaire Marc Benioff, 53, founder of cloud computing company Salesforce.com Inc., announced that he would pay $190 million in cash from his personal wealth to acquire Time from…

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Connecticut’s Old Greenwich: A Neighborhood For ‘Quieter’ Money

Ranked seventh in Bloomberg’s 2018 annual report on “America’s 100 Richest Places,” Old Greenwich thrives on an old-world vibe, where past and present wash over each other like waves on…

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2 Jewish Billionaire Donors Withdraw Support From GOP Candidates

One of the largest donors to the Republican Party in New England is calling on voters to support Democratic candidates in the upcoming elections — and Seth Klarman put his…

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The Journey Begins

Today we are starting our newer venture, our blog for our upcoming Billionaires World News website. Many people in today’s world have a fascination about wealth. Millionaires, billionaires, CEO’s, no…

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'N Sync's Joey Fatone's Former Mansion For Sale – 60 Images

Owners of Joey Fatone’s former Windermere-area (Orlando, Florida) house have listed it for $5.5 million. Seven years ago, the former ‘N Sync member sold his 4-acre lakefront estate for $3.3…