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Lauren Gensler


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Past articles by Lauren:

Tech Billionaires Benioff, Dorsey Square Off Over How To Deal With Homelessness

The two tech titans don't exactly see eye to eye over a new corporate tax before San Francisco voters this November. → Read More

Trump And Other Billionaires Who Scored As Stingiest Members Of Forbes 400

Room for improvement: A significant number of billionaires on our list have little to show when it comes to philanthropy. → Read More

Relentlessly Rich: The 2018 Forbes 400 By The Numbers

It's seemingly as certain as death and taxes: The richest people in America keep getting richer. → Read More

The Easiest Money Bill Ackman Has Made Lately Is In A Bunch Of Charter Schools

Ackman’s personal investments in a string of charter schools and a financial services upstart out of Indonesia have outperformed his hedge fund. → Read More

Meet The 15 Newest Members Of The 2018 Forbes 400

Entrepreneurial spirit reigns among the newcomers: All but three who appear on the list of the richest Americans for the first time are self-made. → Read More

Jeff Bezos Gives $10 Million To Help Put More Veterans In Congress

The world's richest man is venturing further into the political arena. → Read More

Jeff Bezos Is $1.8 Billion Richer As Amazon's Market Cap Briefly Hits $1 Trillion

Bezos's fortune has grown at warp speed, basically doubling from $81 billion a year ago to nearly $167 billion today. → Read More

Meet The Unknown Immigrant Billionaire Betting Her Fortune To Take On Musk In Space

Eren and Fatih Ozmen are part of a growing wave of the uber-rich who are racing into space. Elon Musk's SpaceX and Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic are the best-known ventures, but everyone from Larry Page and Mark Cuban to Jeff Bezos and Paul Allen is in the game. → Read More

GreenSky, An Online Lending Unicorn, Raises Over $800 Million In IPO

Founder and CEO David Zalik has made billions by figuring out a better way to finance home improvement projects. → Read More

Meet The Richest Person In Every State 2018

These billionaires and centimillionaires have fortunes worth an aggregate of $832 billion. → Read More

Robinhood, With No-Fee Trading App, Sees Valuation Soar To $5.6 Billion

The nation's fastest-growing brokerage has attracted four million users. → Read More

Why It's No Surprise That Online Lender GreenSky Would Weigh An IPO

Its highly-profitable model has allowed it to avoid the LendingClub fallout. → Read More

Billionaire Behind Blockbuster And AutoNation, H. Wayne Huizenga, Dies At 80

The serial entrepreneur was also the one-time owner of the Miami Dolphins, Florida Marlins and Florida Panthers. → Read More

Why Rex Tillerson's Year In Washington Wasn't A Total Bust

The former Exxon CEO had to dump all his stock when he joined the Trump Administration. That worked out well. → Read More

Jeff Bezos' Fortune Crosses $130 Billion As Amazon Stock Continues Climb

The e-commerce king became $2.1 billion richer on Friday. → Read More

Billionaire Imogene Powers Johnson, Heir To Cleaning Products Empire, Dies At 87

The engineer, philanthropist and widow to Samuel C. Johnson had experienced health complications in recent months. → Read More

How This Female CEO Became A Billionaire By Taking On Her Former Employer

Arista Networks' breakneck growth has made Jayshree Ullal a billionaire -- one of just 72 self-made women billionaires globally. → Read More

Zara Cofounder Amancio Ortega's Fortune Falls By $4.3 Billion In One Day

Sales are forecast to slow during the all-important holiday quarter, says JPMorgan. → Read More

Walmart Heirs Lose $14 Billion As Stock Rocked By Sputtering Online Sales Growth

The children of Walmart founder Sam Walton watched their fortunes shrivel by $3.8 billion apiece. → Read More

Forbes Fintech 50 2018: The Future Of Personal Finance

These start-ups are changing the way we save, invest, borrow and insure our belongings. → Read More