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BP Capital Management founder T. Boone Pickens speaks at the 2016 Concordia Summit.

Oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens left behind an incredible letter about the best life lessons he learned, and every line is a must-read

In his final message before his death, T. Boone Pickens shared the most important lessons he learned on how to succeed in business and in life.
Bill Gates speaks in New York City.

Epstein bombarded Bill Gates with calls and contacts to score a meeting with the billionaire a year before his $2 million donation to MIT

A spokesperson for Bill Gates confirmed that Jeffrey Epstein "worked aggressively" to meet with him in 2013, a year before giving $2 million to MIT.
Billionaires Laura and John Arnold left their careers to become full-time philanthropists.

Meet Laura Arnold, the billionaire philanthropist taking on the parole system with Jay-Z and Meek Mill

A lawyer turned billionaire philanthropist, Arnold has given $250 million to reform the system she says is "deeply broken, inefficient, and unfair."

I tried toothpaste from Twice, an oral care startup that was cofounded by Lenny Kravitz — it helps provide free dental care to underserved commu...

Ten percent of profits from Twice toothpaste sales go to the GLO Good Foundation, which provides communities with life-changing dentistry and education.
Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay and his family. Ramsay has stated he will not be leaving his massive fortune to his children.

14 high-profile billionaires and millionaires who aren’t leaving their fortunes to their children

These high-profile celebrities and business magnates are not handing all of their massive fortunes to their children.

Warren Buffett will donate $3.6 billion in Berkshire Hathaway shares to Bill Gates’ foundation, 4 others

The Oracle of Omaha made a philanthropic pledge to give away 99% of his wealth in 2006. Buffett is the fourth-wealthiest person in the world.

Less than 1% of the world’s billionaires donate to housing and shelter charities. Here are the top 10 causes the world’s richest people gi...

What causes do billionaires love to support? Organizations fighting homelessness receive support from .01% of the world's wealthiest people.

Johor’s Crown Prince is bringing Ronaldo, Pires, Figo and other retired stars to Malaysia for a match with his team

There's even going to be a session for fan autographs and photo opportunities with the football stars.

Wells Fargo donating $1 billion to affordable housing as part of a larger philanthropic shakeup

The donation stems from a study that found no state or metro area in the US has enough affordable rental housing to support lowest-income residents.
Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos.

Jeff Bezos is one of the few top US billionaires who haven’t signed the Giving Pledge. Here’s how much the Amazon CEO has given to charity...

The Amazon CEO is worth $114 billion and is the only American among the world's five richest people who has not signed the Giving Pledge.