Who is James Altucher?
America’s most renowned multi-millionaire, James Altucher, made this statement in one of his interviews. He is simultaneously a hedge fund manager, entrepreneur, author, podcaster, and venture capitalist. His self-help book, Choice Yourself, is worthy of huge applause.
Moreover, he has earned much acceptance among people as the host of The James Altucher Show. American business magazine, Fobes, has recognized James Altucher as The Most Interesting Man In The World.
How much is James Altucher's net worth?
James Altucher’s net worth is $55 million.
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How has he Earned this wealth?
Like many other entrepreneurs, he didn’t invest in only one sector. Rather he stepped down on the ground of many businesses. Reportedly 20 different enterprises were built by him. Although his investments in 17 enterprises came up with nothing in the long run, in this meantime he accumulated a vast amount of money from those enterprises.
As an influential business journalist and affiliate marketer, he wrote lots of articles for TheStreet.Com, Seeking Alpha, Daily Finance, and The Financial Times. This writing job was an amazing source of income for him.
Besides, his working in the role of hedge fund manager in TheStreet. Com was a backup to his earning process at the struggling period.
He wrote down his experiences and learnings while working as an entrepreneur, in almost 17 books. Some of them have already been listed on the line of bestseller books. And those creative books are contributing extra values to his revenues continually. His book, I Was Blind But Now I See, is on the top of the motivational books section on Amazon.com. His podcast shows and online courses are also a constant source of earnings.
A Mini Biography of James Altucher
- His birth name is James Altucher.
- Popularly known as James Altucher.
- He was born on 22 January 1968 in New York City, U.S.A.
- By nationality, he is an American.
- He believes in the Christian religion.
- Aquarius is his zodiac sign.
- He is a hedge fund manager, entrepreneur, author, podcaster, and venture capitalist by profession.
- He is a married person.
- He is now almost 52 years old.
- Physical factors.
James Altucher's Early Life and Educational Background
James was born on 22nd January 1968 in New York City, United States of America. We are extremely sorry to say that there is almost no information about his parents and early life.
To be passionate about technology from a very tender age, he enrolled himself at Cornell University and obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science.
Afterwards, he attended Carnegie Mellon University to gain a doctorate in Computer Science.
Personal Life of James Altucher
Azula Altucher has married two times during his life. He was his first wife and they had two children together. They carried a mutual divorce.
However, James Altucher had a knot with his second wife, Robyn Samuels in 2019. Robyn was a widow and she has three kids from her ex-husband.
Now, this couple lives in New York with their five offsprings named Josie, John, Sarah, Lily, and Mollie.
James Altucher's Professional Life
James Altucher started his career by joining the IT department of HBO. While working in this firm, he started his first business venture called Reset Inc. in 1996. This web designing firm served Wu-TangClan, American Express, Con Edison, Time Warner and BMG within its two years of duration.
However, James sold this firm in exchange for approximately $10 million dollars and launched a new internet-based business with $15 million. But it is a matter of grief that all his investment went to waste.
By starting a writing job on Jim Cramer’s website, TheStreet.Com, he began a comeback from his bad days. He also worked as a hedge fund manager for Jim Cramer.
Gradually, he made huge investments in twenty enterprises including bit.ly, Ticketfly, Acebucks, Cancer Genetics, Buddy Media, and Optimal.
He ran many podcast shows such as the James Altucher show. And he took interviews of American entrepreneurs, public figures, comedians on his weekly shows. Recently, three podcasts are being run by James Altucher. He was a familiar face on CNBC Bloomberg TV and Fox News Channel and a favourite voice of CNN radio as well.
Life taught him a lot and he wanted to make people encouraged towards entrepreneurship and self-dependency. That’s why he tried to highlight important business issues in his various books. One of his volumes, Choose Yourself, came to be the 12 Best Business Books of All times by the USA Today.
Financial Times, Wall Wall Street Journal, Fobes, Yahoo Finance, TechCrunch and many other publications are quite fortunate to have extraordinary contributions from James Altucher.
James Altucher Books
James Altucher is the author of 18 books, including WSJ best-sellers:’The Power of No’ and’Choose Yourself’. His latest publication,”Reinvent Yourself” was in the Number Best Seller Amazon store shortly after its launch.His writing has appeared in major media outlets including the Wall Street Journal,
The New York Observer, Techcrunch, The Financial Times, Yahoo Finance and many others. His website, JamesAltucher.com, has brought more than 20 million readers since its launch in 2010.
James Altucher Podcast
James Altucher is the host of a known podcast known as”The James Altucher Show” which had as guests individuals influential individuals such as Mark Cuban, Richard Branson, Ramit Sethi, and Tim Ferriss.
He previously was hosting another podcast later disregarded called”Question of the Day” with the famous author of Freakonomics Stephen Dubner.