“Bob Hope’s secret of getting rich”

“He was the first comedian to run himself as a business, and he succeeded brilliantly.Time: magazine reported in 1967 that he was worth half a billion dollars. Asked about the figure, Hope said, ‘Anyone can do it. All you have to do is: save a million dollars a year for 500 years.'”

Link via: Stan Liebowitz.

Craig Newmark

Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.

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