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Warren Buffett donates $2.9 billion to several different philanthropic foundations

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How new immigration rules for foreign students could impact college finances

International students who are studying at American universities on Visas will have to leave the country if their classes are entirely online this fall. The announcement was made earlier this week and could result in a big blow to...

Jeff Bezos: This experience growing up ‘really made a big impression on me’

"Constraints breed resourcefulness, self-sufficiency, and invention," reads one of Amazon's famous core leadership principles delineated on its website. This, one of the major tenets upon which Jeff Bezos built Amazon, is something he learned as a kid spending more than a dozen...

There are now 19.6 million high net worth individuals in the world, Capgemini says

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PPP billionaires: Following the stimulus money

Hundreds of billions of dollars were paid out as part of the government's Paycheck Protection Program. The Trump Administration disclosed some of the companies that received money, and there are some very wealthy recipients. CNBC's Robert Frank reports. 03:56...

‘Dirty Jobs’ host Mike Rowe: Following your passion ‘rarely works out’ — do this...

The idea of following your passion may sound romantic, but it usually doesn't work out the way you think it will, according to "Dirty Jobs" host Mike Rowe.  Too many people spend too much time and money chasing their passion...

A finance expert explains the life-changing power of keeping a ‘money journal’—and why we...

Like many Black women, I was gifted with a subset of skills for resilience at a young age. Resiliency is powerful because it can emphasize the positive factors of pushing through in the face of adversity. This served me well throughout...

Self-made millionaire Ramit Sethi: Avoid this common mistake when job hunting during the pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has upended the global jobs market. From enjoying one of the tightest labor markets in years, the U.S. is now facing chronic unemployment rates, with similar stories playing out across the world. That paradigm shift has moved...

Basecamp founder on becoming a millionaire overnight: ‘A mild crisis of faith ensued. Is...

David Heinemeier Hansson remembers the moment he became a millionaire. He grew up "lower middle class," so the moment was significant, he said. It was also a let down.  "The euphoria I felt when it was finally real lasted the rest...

In college, Elon Musk thought these 5 things would change the world

The internet Musk believed the internet, nascent in the '90s, would "fundamentally change humanity," he said on the podcast. "I would not regard this as a profound insight but rather an obvious one," Musk said. He compared the internet to the human...

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