Tag: business

A Billion-Dollar Accomplishment: Jeff Bezos Is Officially The Richest Person Of Our Time

portrait of jeff bezos, amazon founder

According to the Forbes 2017 list of the top 20 billionaires in the world, if you acquired $100 billion today, you would still not be listed as the wealthiest person on earth. With the success of the 2017 retail shopping sales along with a stock price increase of 2.5 percent, e-commerce juggernaut Amazon founder and CEO,… Read More

Even More Prime: Amazon Celebrates Four Million New Prime Members Among Many Accomplishments

Amazon Prime Logo

If there is one juggernaut company that’s dominated the lives of its consumers, it’s Amazon. Starting out as a book-selling company in Seattle in 1994, the company led by Jeff Bezos, now sells nearly everything you can think of; from electronics to clothing, household goods, e-books and even a smart device called “Echo” with a digital… Read More

Wells Fargo to Fight Order to Pay $5.4 Million

It has been discovered that since 2009, Wells Fargo employees have conducted “widespread illegal practices” by opening fraudulent accounts in customers’ names. They also added products and services that the customers did not request. These actions gained Wells Fargo millions at the expense of their customers. However, their financial gain was short-lived.   An unnamed… Read More