Some Billionaires Not Meeting Giving Pledge Promises

Warren Buffett and Bill Gates first created the Giving Pledge five years ago, and in that time they were able to convince 193 people to promise to give away over half of their fortune at some point in their life or upon their death. 16 more people joined the initiative last week, including Hamdi Ulukaya …

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Buffett Could Have Been Worth $102 Billion

Warren Buffett is currently the third richest person in the world. But the truth is that he could actually be even richer. Bloomberg news reported on Tuesday that Amancio Ortega recently passed Buffett as the second richest person in the world. For those who don’t know, Ortega is a Spanish fashion magnate. Currently, according to …

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Buffett & Bono Spotted Backstage at Gates Foundation

When Bono and Buffett get together backstage at a Gates Foundation event, what do you think happens? Obviously, they talk about philanthropy! Undoubtedly there was much more to the conversation, but that’s what Sue Desmond-Hellmann, Gates Foundation CEO, shared in a Facebook post. Apparently an old fashioned gossip columnist is needed in that town, because …

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Gates Learns Why Buffett is an Optimist

There’s no doubt that Warren Buffett is an optimist. On the personal blog of billionaire Bill Gates, also the former CEO and founder of Microsoft as well as member of Berkshire Hathaway’s board, Buffett talks about what he and Bill have learned throughout the years. He shares this information in a video that you can …

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3 Buffett Habits to Adopt

Warren Buffett has gone from a seven-year-old boy roaming the streets of Omaha selling Coca-Cola bottles for five cents apiece to a man now sitting atop the Berkshire Hathaway empire that he created, and has more than $525 billion worth of assets. Have you ever wondered which habits helped Warren Buffett get to this place …

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Why Oprah Winfrey, Bill Gates & Warren Buffett Love to Read

When it comes to achieving massive success, there is no step-by-step process or formula that one can follow in order to reach the Promised Land. On the other hand, there is one particular trait that often comes to mind shared by all incredibly successful people: they all read and they all read a lot. In …

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Learn Warren Buffett’s Success Process

Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and the Oracle of Omaha Warren Buffett have all mentioned at one point or another that focus is the greatest factor in achieving their success. It’s certainly easy to say that focus is important, but a Scott Dinsmore story of Live Your Legend mentions how Buffett puts this particular practice into …

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Buffett Now Second Richest in the World

After Berkshire Hathaway shares have reached record numbers this past Friday, Warren Buffett has now slid into the second spot as the second richest persons in the world. Currently, Class B shares of Berkshire Hathaway are trading at $152 a share, and this is a 27% increase year to date. The latest rise in price …

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10 Insightful Warren Buffett Quotes

Whether he’s into to batteries, ice cream or Ketchup, Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett have created a powerhouse company that manages over 80 businesses. And Berkshire Class A stock is currently trading for more than $210,000 per share. Since Berkshire Hathaway is the real deal, there’s no question about the legitimacy of the charismatic leader …

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Million Dollar Donations Reach 5 Year High

Donations to charities, in the amounts of millions of dollars, have just reached their highest levels since the year 2008. Last year, nearly $17 billion dollars were given out, and some of the biggest donors include Warren Buffett, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg. In 2013, the value of million dollar donations rose by a total …

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