What Makes Warren Buffett Different from Other Billionaires?

Warren Buffett, the Oracle of Omaha, is one of the world’s richest men. Exactly how rich he is changes by the day, as his wealth is tied up in Berkshire Hathaway stock, but usually he’s in the top five. At the time of writing, he’s currently number 2 with more than $70 billion to his …

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What Happens When You Get Rich, According to Buffett

What does it mean to be wealthy? Most people have an idea of what “rich” means, and what figure they would need in order to feel wealthy. It could be anywhere from $1 million to $100 million. Regardless, being wealthy is something that most people strive towards. But, what exactly does being wealthy mean? What …

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5 Things People Get Wrong About Warren Buffett

Last week, HBO’s documentary “Becoming Warren Buffett” aired, providing viewers with a rare look at the life of the world’s greatest investor, the Oracle of Omaha. While his business decisions and investing advice are easy to find, information about his personal life tends to be a little bit harder to come by, and accounts are …

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When Was Buffett Dubbed the “Oracle of Omaha”?

Since his rise in the business world and the coinciding rise in fame, the fabled Warren Buffett, chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, has been hailed as one of the greatest investors of our time. And, as the second richest man in the world with the fourth largest company in the world, it’s no surprise that people …

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Buffett’s Shareholder Letter Highlights: 1983

Since Warren Buffett took over the management of Berkshire Hathaway in 1965, he has written an Annual Shareholder Letter outlining the progress of the company, setting goals, and discussing the culture and methodology of Berkshire Hathaway. And, while a good portion of each letter is devoted to a rundown of numbers for Berkshire Hathaway, scattered …

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Buffett’s Shareholder Letter Highlights: 1977

Since Warren Buffett took over the management of Berkshire Hathaway in 1965, he has written an Annual Shareholder Letter outlining the progress of the company, setting goals, and discussing the culture and methodology of Berkshire Hathaway. And, while a good portion of each letter is devoted to a rundown of numbers for Berkshire Hathaway, scattered …

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Warren Buffett’s Wealth Averaged to Dollars Per Day May Surprise You

Billionaire Warren Buffett is reportedly the third wealthiest man in the world, right behind Bill Gates and Amancio Ortega. And, at 86 years old, he is the oldest CEO in the S&P 500. But, to the layman it’s hard to really imagine the kind of wealth that someone like Warren Buffett makes. Last estimates place …

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Warren Buffett Makes $8 Billion After Trump Win

If there is one good thing that can be said for president-elect Donald Trump, it is that his landmark win has had a big impact on the stock market and the economy, and in a good way. Since the election results on Nov. 8, 2016, bank stocks have surged, and the DOW has enjoyed a …

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Warren Buffett Weighs in on Capitalism

Capitalism is defined in the dictionary as “an economic and political system in which a country’s trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state.” Touted as one of the greatest things about the United States, many people have also belabored its shortcomings. As with everything, both sides could …

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Buffett’s Argument Falters In $1 Million Bet to Benefit Charity

To be an investor, you have to be something of a gambler, even if it’s mostly ┬ámaking safe bets. It seems that Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett is absolutely no exception to this rule. The billionaire philanthropist has been tracking an ongoing bet with Protege Partners, LLC. And, while the bet is well into its ninth …

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