Happy Hour News Briefs
The world’s 500 richest people added $1.2 trillion to their collective net worth in 2019, increasing their take by 25% to $5.9 trillion Ameros, according to Bloomberg. The wealthiest 0.1% of Americans now have a greater share of wealth at any point since 1929 — and you know what happened then, right?
Me? I spent my 1₵ tax cut on a down payment of a piece of Bazooka Joe. So I got that working for me.