Jeff Bezos just pledged to spend $10 billion to fight climate change. Here's how the richest person in the world makes and spends his billions.
Tuesday, 18 February 2020 · *Jeff Bezos, the wealthiest person alive, has pledged to spend $10 billion to fight climate change.*
· *Bezos became nearly $2 billion richer after selling some of his Amazon stock earlier this month.*
· *As Amazon's founder and CEO, Bezos was the first person in modern history to accumulate a fortune of over $100 billion...
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos announced in an Instagram post that he is pledging $10 billion to fight climate change, which he calls "the biggest threat to our planet." The money will be used to fund his Earth Fund which will fund scientists, activists, and NGOs.