Articles by Joseph Orovic

The Bain Files: Romney Document Dump Reveals Secrets To A 13% Tax Rate

Newly-released documents confirm criticisms of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s road to enduring riches. What emerges is a system that exploits several weaknesses in tax laws regarding overseas investments, as well as backdoor methods of swapping assets behind the government’s back. How politically damning any of this may be remains to be seen. But in the case of the Bain files, we know being “Romney Rich” isn’t simple. But it’s a lot more profitable than working a 9-to-5 with a...
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Obesity Makes You Dumber Sooner: Study

Obesity, high blood pressure and other metabolic problems fuel a faster loss of cognitive ability than normal weight people, according to a study published in the journal Neurology. The results add...

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Nicky Oppenheimer Is Richest Person In Africa

Nicky Oppenheimer is South Africa's richest person with $7.6 billion net worth. He is the third generation chairman of De Beers. Aside from mining, he also owns a charter flights business.