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Top Five Highest-Paid Comedians 2015

Top Five Highest-Paid Comedians 2015

Posted: November 9, 2015 at 7:03 am   /   Business, Film/Tv

Being a member of the elite is no laughing matter, unless of course you’re one of the comedians on the Forbes highest-paid comedians of 2015 list! The top ten highest-paid comedians earned a total $166.5 million this past year. The leader of the pack is Jerry Seinfeld with $36 million. No surprise there, of course, […]

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Presidential Candidates' Net Worths

Presidential Candidates’ Net Worths Pack a Punch

Posted: October 11, 2015 at 5:20 am   /   Business, Heirs

There has been a lot of talk about money lately in politics, and we’re not talking about the national budget! GOP frontrunner Donald Trump’s massive wealth ($4.5 billion) has triggered a strong interest in the wealth of presidential candidates. To make matters even more enticing: Trump continues to lie about his net worth on the […]

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Fortune's Most Powerful Women in Business 2015

Fortune’s Most Powerful Women 2015

Posted: September 13, 2015 at 2:28 am   /   Business

We feature all sorts of elites on The Life Elite, from athletes and actors to royalty and socialites. All-too often, however, it is easy to forget about those with less celebrity power. These are the people featured in Wall Street Journal, not on TMZ. In addition to being big-shot bosses, the top-ranking members of Fortune’s […]

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Melissa McCarthy: A Look at One of the Highest-Paid Actresses

Posted: August 23, 2015 at 10:02 pm   /   Business, Film/Tv

In the annual highest-paid actresses list on Forbes, Melissa McCarthy is at number three with $23 million. Although she didn’t get the top honors, McCarthy’s achievements are particularly notable, as the top two slots belong to Jennifer Lawrence and Scarlett Johansson—two names attached to two heavy-hitting film franchises (Hunger Games and Avengers). Despite not being […]

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Highest-Paid Retired Athletes 2015

Highest-Paid Retired Athletes of 2015

Posted: July 25, 2015 at 11:56 pm   /   Business, Sports

They say it is far easier to fall from the top than it is to get there. Many elites didn’t start at the top of the socio-economic food chain. They worked hard and climbed the ranks of wealth and celebrity. (And yes, some just got lucky!) For these retired athletes, the journey was a mix […]

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Businessman or President? Giant Entourage Makes Buzz

Posted: July 16, 2015 at 10:34 pm   /   Business

There are few things more elite than having an entourage, and one of the largest private entourages out there caused quite the stir this week, with the Daily Mail calling it a “motorcade fit for a president.” Billionaire James Stunt can’t seem to go shopping without making headlines! It is no surprise as the businessman […]

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Private Jet Travel for Less

Elite Travel for Less: Private Jets for the Cost of a Plane Ticket

Posted: July 2, 2015 at 11:08 pm   /   Business

Have you ever shuffled onto a plane for a long flight and felt like the kid who didn’t get picked for the dodge ball game? As if long security checks and baggage lines weren’t enough, you have t0 walk by the roomy rows of fully reclining seats on your way to sardine-like chairs. “I’m going […]

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The World’s Wealthiest Women

Posted: April 13, 2015 at 10:52 pm   /   Business, Heirs

No. 1 Christy Walton Age: 57 Net worth: $41.7 billion The richest woman in the world. She inherited a stake in retailer Wal-Mart in 2005. The majority of her money comes from her shares in Wal-Mart and her investment in First Solar. No. 2 Liliane Bettencourt Age: 92 Net worth: $40.1 billion A French heiress, […]

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Mayweather All Time Highest Paid Athlete

Mayweather to Be All-Time Highest Paid Athlete

Posted: April 2, 2015 at 9:12 pm   /   Business, Sports

We are just one month away from the highly anticipated Mayweather-Pacquiao fight on May 2. If it feels like this fight has been in the works for years, it’s because it has been. They even got close once but Mayweather called Pacquiao’s use of steroids into question. (Pacquiao filed a defamation suit in 2009. It […]

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