More Women Than Men on Forbes List of Top-Earning Celebs Under 30

One of Forbes' many lists of People Who Have More Money Than You was released today. This one can be categorized as Young People Who Have More Money Than You and while the usual suspects are on it, this list is particularly notable because it is full of vaginas. » 7/22/13 5:20pm 7/22/13 5:20pm

Female Traders Are To Blame For Every Reckless Financial Crisis

Were you operating under the assumption that Wall Street needs more government regulation to prevent reckless, risky decisions that might make thousands of Americans lose their home, or zero government regulation because the free market takes care of itself, you naive Ayn Rand worshipper? Well, you are all wrong:… » 6/20/13 6:20pm 6/20/13 6:20pm

J.K. Rowling Loses Billionaire Status by Being a Lovely and Charitable …

Just when you thought J.K. Rowling couldn't be any more magical, she goes and gets booted from the Forbes list of the World's Billionaires after giving away a huge sum of her earnings to charity. Her charitable donations, coupled with Britain's high tax rates, have cost the author an estimated $160 million (does anyone … » 3/12/12 5:40pm 3/12/12 5:40pm

Inventor of Spanx is World's Youngest Female Self-Made Billionaire

A product promising to help people look thin has given its inventor a big fat wallet. Thanks to her ingenious idea to combine insecurity, enormous underpants, and elastic sausage casings, Sara Blakely, the forty-one-year-old inventor of Spanx, is now the world's youngest female self-made billionaire. » 3/08/12 11:40am 3/08/12 11:40am

How To Be A Woman On The Forbes 100 List: Sell Your Soul

There are three women in the top 10 of the Forbes Celebrity 100 List: Lady Gaga (1), Oprah (2), and Taylor Swift (7). Gaga may not have as much money as Oprah, but the magazine took influence and power into consideration. When it comes to web and social media rankings, as well as press coverage, Gaga wins. And yeah,… » 5/19/11 7:00pm 5/19/11 7:00pm