We talk quite a bit about financial well-being, especially as we’re still dealing with the financial impact of COVID. It seems everyone is short on money, but there are some who have more than they can spend.
We hear a lot about rich men, but what about the ladies? Show us the money!
We have to start with MacKensie Scott, Jeff Bezos’ ex. She’s wildly successful on her own, a Princeton grad to be exact. She is also a novelist and mega-philanthropist. Of course, MacKensie went through a lucrative divorce from Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, making her the second richest woman in America and worth $53 billion.
Do you love chocolate? So does Jacqueline Mars. M&M money stretches pretty far, she lived in New Jersey until 1994 and her net worth is $31 billion.
Shocker, computers pay too. Laurene Powell Jobs, wife of the late Steve Jobs, grew up in West Milford and is worth nearly $19 billion.
I find Victoria Zöllner particularly impressive because she is a self-made millionaire. She is the chair of the Englewood Cliffs-based hedge fund and is worth over $500 million.
Makeup expert Jamie Kern Lima represents Jersey City. She sold IT cosmetics for $1.2 billion. She was the top of her college class at Washington State University.
It seems like a great education, a great thinker, and risk-taking are the common factors for them all.
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