Widely known for entrepreneurship, blogging James Altucher was born on January 23, 1968, which makes his age 48 at this moment. He is an American hedge fund manager and podcaster. He is the founder and co-founder of more than 20 companies like Reset Inc. and StockPickr. He claims that he became a failure at 17 of them.
Apart from being an entrepreneur, he is also a writer. He has published eleven books till now. He is a frequent contributor of The Financial, Seeking Alpha, Thought Catalog, The street.com, etc. His popular book Choose Yourself is one of the 12 Best Business Books of All Time named by USA Today.
Altucher attended Cornell University and graduated a bachelor's degree in computer science in 1989. Later, he also studied at Carnegie Mellon University as a doctoral student in computer science. After his graduation, he first worked in the IT department of HBO. He also hosted an HBO program III:am. During that time, he roamed New York to take the interview in late night.
He commenced his entrepreneurial career by founding Rest Inc. in 1996. It was a web design firm. He stopped working at HBO in 1998 and sold Reset Inc. for $10 million. He is currently working as Manager Director in Formula Capital which is an asset management firm. He has also appeared on Fox News Channel, Bloomberg TV, CNBC and CNN Radio. He hosts two successful podcasts named The James Altucher Show and Ask Altucher.
Talking about this famous personality personal life, he is married to Claudia Azula Altucher. When he got divorced from his first marriage he met his wife, Claudia. It was really hard for him to move on and forgot her. There is not much information on the internet regarding his personal life. And, it is found that he is also the father of two kids. At present, there is the sign of divorce between Claudia and James. He is currently living in the house of New York.
He has not disclosed to the media about his net worth. But we can assume, he is earning a huge salary because he is a millionaire. He is overwhelmed with talent and involved in many works. His books are also the source of his net worth.
Like another entrepreneur, Altucher is also connected with his fans and followers through social networking sites. There are many wiki sites and bio sites that contain information regarding him.