The Obamas are worth 30 times more than when they entered the White House in 2008 — here’s how they spend their millions

Pool/Getty Images Barack Obama’s net worth is estimated to be $ 40 million. Aside from the six-figure pension he receives as a former president, Obama has made millions from speaking engagements and his best-selling books. While Obama spends his money in various ways, he loves to donate to charity and take vacations with his wife, […]

This ex-Googler’s mobile app testing startup is now worth $500 million after only three years

HeadSpin HeadSpin, a startup that creates a platform to help developers more easily test apps and sites on mobile devices, has raised $ 20 million in Series B financing. This three-year-old startup is now worth $ 500 million. Co-founder and CEO Manish Lachwani drew on his experiences from Google, Zynga and other companies to solve […]

Amex’s new premium Starwood card carries a lofty $450 annual fee — here’s why it may be worth it

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network. American Express If you’re a big spender and love Starwood or Marriott hotels, the Starwood Preferred Guest® American Express Luxury Card offers a powerhouse group of benefits with an incredibly valuable rewards program. Until October 31, […]

Is the Universal Studios Orlando Annual Pass Worth It?

Is a Universal Studios Orlando Annual Pass Worth It? Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not […]

Online dating could be worth $12 billion — and it’s all thanks to Tinder, analyst says (MTCH)

Business Insider/Bumble Match Group is rallying Friday after a Wall Street analyst launched coverage with a bullish price target of $ 66 — 28% above where shares settled Thursday. Nomura Instinet says the online-dating sector could be worth $ 12 billion by 2020.  Nomura says it’s worried about Facebook’s foray into dating either, and says […]

The record-high Mega Millions jackpot is worth nearly $1 billion — here are 3 things you should do if you win

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images The Mega Millions jackpot is at a record-high ahead of Friday night’s drawing: $ 970 million, with a cash payout of $ 548 million. The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are slim, but what should you do if you win the Mega Millions? If you have the winning numbers, don’t […]

Queen Elizabeth net worth: Reigning Queen of United Kingdom’s mammoth fortune REVEALED

Queen Elizabeth’s portrait is on the head of the UK’s currency, so it’ll come as no surprise that she’s worth quite a lot. According to an estimate published by Forbes Magazine back in 2016, the royal’s net worth stands at around $ 530 million (around £400.4 million). The 92-year-old is the oldest monarch in British […]

Jeremy Paxman net worth: University Challenge star has this much in the bank reports claim

Jeremy Paxman appears on University Challenge tonight. The British journalist, from Leeds, is a well known fixture on the programme and may be best known for his presening on the quiz show.  However, he has a long history in media, beginning his career in 1972. Jeremy has worked on the Tonight programme and Panorama in […]

Jenna Coleman net worth: English actress is worth this huge sum of money

Jenna Coleman is a famous English actress who has appeared in multiple top-rated TV shows including Doctor Who and Victoria – but how much do you know about the 32-year-old? Jenna was born on April 27, 1986, and grew up in Blackpool. She attended theatre company Yer Space while she was at school. Her first […]