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Tim Ferris Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
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How much is Tim Ferris worth? $100 million

How did Tim Ferris earn his money and wealth?

Tim Ferris was born on July 20, 1977. He is an author, businessman and public speaker. In 2001, Feriss founded the firm Brain QUICKEN and sold the company to a London-based private company in 2010. He said The 4-Hour Workweek was based on this period. In 2008, Ferriss had a test on the History Channel called Trial by Fire, where he had one week to effort to learn a skill that usually needs many years to learn. In the pilot episode, he trained and learned yabusame, which is the Japanese art of horseback archery.

In 2013, his television series The Tim Ferriss Experiment premiered on HLN. Out of the total 13 episodes, only a few of them were shown on the television. In 2013, Ferriss started an audiobook publishing venture, Tim Ferriss Publishing. Vagabonding by Rolf Potts was The first book to be published under his publications. Other books include What I Learned Losing A Million Dollars by Jim Paul and Brendan Moynihan, Daily Rituals by Mason Currey and The Obstacle Is The Way by Ryan Holiday.

Ferriss is an invester and advisor. He has invested or advised in many start ups. He is an advisor to Uber, and advices on pre-seed money. Ferriss also advices the company co-founded by Garrett Camp, the founder of StumbleUpon. In September 2013, Ferriss raised $260,000 in just an hour to invest in Shyp by forming a syndicate on AngelList. He raised over $600,000 through his backers and Shyp earned a total of $2.1 million. The New York Times named Ferriss among their “Notable Angel Investors” while according to CNN he was “one of the planet’s leading angel investors in technology.”

Ferriss has also raised funds in institutions for psychedelic studies. In 2015, Ferriss declared a long vacation from investing in new companies, citing the pressure of the work, and a feeling his influence was not to the extent in the long run, desiring to spend the time on his writing and media projects. Ferriss is the author of five books, The Tools of Titans, 4-Hour Chef, The 4-Hour Workweek, The 4-Hour Body, and Tribe of Mentors; the first two were the best New York Times bestsellers and the third was a No. 1 Wall Street Journal bestseller.

Ferriss has been called the “Oprah of Audio” due to the impact and the frequency of his podcast “The Tim Ferriss Show” which had over 80 million downloads in 2016. The show covers topics ranging from character and personal development to acting, exercise routines, and metaphysics.

What are the popular appearances of Tim Ferris?

  1.     The Dr. Oz Show (2012)
  2.     Home & Family (2012)
  3.     MeatEater (2013)
  4.     Shark Tank (2013)
  5.     The Joe Rogan Experience (2011-13)
  6.     The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2016)
  7.     The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2017)
  8.     Fear(Less) with Tim Ferriss (2017)

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