The Making of One of the World's Wealthiest Widows

The unauthorized biography of billionaire Lily Safra is a tale of one of the world's richest and most elegant women -- a jet-setter who socializes in the same elite circles as Prince Charles and Elton John. What is so fascinating, however, is exactly how Safra was able to climb her way to the top.

Female billionaires list grows

Women are moving up in the ranks of self-made billionaires. On June 8, 2010, Meg Whitman became the first Republican woman to be nominated for...

Bad Fortune: Five Bizarre Billionaire Murders

Money can buy you power, but it can't always save your life: Here's a list of the world's richest murder victims, some of whom met deadly ends that one would more likely expect to see on the movie screen: bombs, arson and even a kinky sadomasochistic sex scene.

Why Don't More Women Make Billions?

There's a dearth of women on the Forbes list of billionaires, but does that mean women are to be pitied for lack of opportunity? The latest wave of feminism says, No, since money truly doesn't buy happiness, women who "live joyously with little money" have the game of life figured out.

Only snobs should read this

Reuters is reporting that the 24th richest man in the world is planning on spending $150 million starting a magazine, web site and TV station called...

Get rich by living like a billionaire

Most consumers who want to get rich have it all wrong. They often have a "fake it till you make it" attitude, and spend as if they were already rich....