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The Rise of Xi Jinping – How He Gained Power

The Rise of Xi Jinping – How He Gained Power

Many believe Xi Jinping is the world’s most powerful man. No Chinese leader since Chairman Mao has held the influence he does. And with China gradually becoming the dominant global superpower, he might soon be called the most powerful man in human history. But...
The Fall of Bernie Madoff

The Fall of Bernie Madoff

There was a time when Bernie Madoff was among the most respected financial advisers in America. His firm would invest his clients money and seemingly always generate a healthy return – or at least, that’s what he claimed it was doing. In reality he was operating...
How The Mars Family Built Their Empire

How The Mars Family Built Their Empire

We’ve all heard of the Mars chocolate company. But you might not be familiar with the family behind it. Until quite recently the Mars family was the most wealthy family in America. They remain wealthy and powerful today, still owning Mars incorporated, which has...
Billionaires Who Lost EVERYTHING

Billionaires Who Lost EVERYTHING

It’s almost incomprehendable how much a billion dollars is. A person with a salary of 40 thousand dollars per year would take 25 thousand years to earn that much. A billion dollars is more than twice the GDP of some countries, and if you stacked that much in one...
How The TATA Family Built Their Empire

How The TATA Family Built Their Empire

Just as synonymous the Rockefeller family is with old money in America, the TATA family is in India. Over the last 150 years they have built one of the world’s most valuable companies. Today it has revenue over a hundred billion dollars and the TATA family...
How The Rockefellers Built Their Empire

How The Rockefellers Built Their Empire

An old Chinese concept is known as three generation wealth – that when an ordinary man becomes wealthy, all the wealth he gained will be lost before the death of his grandchildren. That seems to be as true today as in ancient China with 90 percent of family wealth...