Where to invest their millions of stars of show business
• Where to invest their millions of stars of show business
They say that money attracts money. Many of the stars of show business quite successfully investing multimillion-dollar fees and multiply their wealth. Of course, the famous case and lose huge amounts of bad investments, can serve as an example, Kim Basinger, which as a result was forced to declare bankruptcy. But as you know, who does not risk, that does not drink champagne. See where to invest their millions of stars of show business.
Justin Timberlake loves the new technology. Singer actively invests in start-ups, such as Stipple, Miso Media, and (once) to Myspace. (Photo: AFP / Getty Images).
Jay-Z and Will Smith have developed Viddy app - a convenient platform for the exchange of good quality video files.
Edward Norton invested in Crowdrise - a portal that helps people to raise funds to develop their own projects.
Ashton Kutcher, except that invests their money in large-scale projects, for example, a Skype, also supports the development of start-ups such as Airbnb, Foursquare and LikeALittle.
Leonardo DiCaprio Moblie has developed an application that helps to tag photos.
Lady Gaga has invested in a platform for celebrities - BackPlane. Also, together with Kanye West, she has invested 7, $ 5 million in Turntable.fm service - where users can participate in the competition DJs.
Jessica Alba. The Hollywood actress has created "Honest Company" - a portal that sells accessories for children.
Bono was exceptionally far-sighted investor, when I bought the 1, 5 percent of the shares Facebooka at the beginning of its activity. Now, years later, the value of the shares of this popular social network is estimated at 1, 5 billion euros.
MC Hammer, except that the leading Christian program on one of the religious channels, earns by investing the money with startups: in the website DanceJam, where users post clips of their dances, as well as WireDoo - search engine with a completely revolutionary approach to search on the internet that ... from 2011 still can not begin to work.
The American rapper Nas invested in Mass Appeal magazine and Rap Genius - a dynamic website dedicated to hip-hop.
Will.i.am - multi American hip-hop group Black Eyed Peas is the Director of Creative Innovation - a company that deals with applications for mobile devices and laptops.
Despite the fact that celebrity Kim Kardashian is not associated with new technologies and internet business, she was able to succeed in this field, having founded an online service Shoedazzle.
Will Ferrell. A well-known actor is the owner of the popular American portal FunnyorDie, on which users post funny videos.
Andy Samberg. The comedian is an investor and representative CanaryHop - online service that helps users to settle in a new city, find interesting entertainment, excursions and accommodation.
William Shatner. Canadian actor has decided to become the face of Priceline company in exchange for their shares. After 10 years, he increased his bank account in the amount of US $ 600 million.