Can I please get on the list?
Forbes came out with its annual list of the world’s wealthiest people and it’s official: None of my Facebook friends are on it. Oh well. But you can call Bill Gates the comeback billionaire because after four years he has returned to the top of this list beating out Mexican telecom mogul Carlos Slim Helu by a paltry $4 billion. Purchased anything from Zara lately? You must have because you helped Amancio Ortega of this giant clothing company fit into the number three spot. Warren Buffet comes in fourth while Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg comes in at the number 21 spot.
Warren Buffet biting at bitcoin…
Feeling nostalgic for Radio Shack? If that’s the case, then you might want to hightail it over to one quickly because there’s a good chance that if you wait, it might not be there anymore. The Fort Worth, Texas based electronics retailer is getting set to shutter 1100 shacks after posting its eighth consecutive quarter of losses. CEO Joe Magnacca blamed the drop in sales on a slew of reasons including people not buying enough and bigger discounts from rivals. Yes that’s right – blame it those gosh darn discounts from your competitors.