James Altucher Found Himself by Losing Everything
Q&A with this riches-to-rags evangelist for personal reinvention.
James Altucher has rebounded from personal catastrophe so many times in his 49 years, it's hard to imagine a more qualified evangelist for personal reinvention. During the dot-com boom of the 1990s, Altucher made millions designing corporate websites, only to squander it all on gambling and a string of disastrous investments. "I was probably losing about a million [dollars] a week for an entire summer," he tells Reason's Nick Gillespie. "I just made every stupid decision in the book."
Click below for full text, links, and downloadable versions.
Subscribe to our YouTube channel.