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Malcolm Stevenson Forbes Jr., simply known as Steve Forbes, is a famous American editor, publisher, publishing executive, as well as a businessman. To the public, Steve Forbes is perhaps best known as the editor-in-chief of the popular business magazine called “Forbes”. The magazine was originally co-founded in 1917 by Bertie Charles Forbes, Steve Forbes’ grandfather, and Walter Drey. Steve Forbes took over control of the company after the death of his father Malcolm Stevenson Forbes in 1990. At the time, Forbes held the position of President and Chief Executive of the company, in addition to being the editor-in-chief of the magazine. A bi-weekly magazine, “Forbes” managed to distribute 931,558 copies in 2013, which contributed to Steve Forbes’ annual salary that year, the amount of which was $107.5 million. A previous editor of “Forbes”, James Michaels, led the magazine to the finals of the National Magazine Award, and made numerous contributions to maintaining its popularity. Currently, Randall Lane serves as the editor of “Forbes”. Even though the company managed to gather decent revenue, most of the shares of “Forbes” were sold to the “Integrated Whale Media” firm in 2014. Aside from “Forbes”, the company had also published such magazines as “American Legacy”, “Invention & Technology”, “Forbes Life” and “American Heritage”.

Steve Forbes Net Worth $430 Million

In addition to working at his father’s company, Steve Forbes went into politics as well, and even ran two presidential campaigns, firstly in 1996, and then in 2000.

A well-known editor and publishing executive, how rich is Steve Forbes? According to sources, Steve Forbes has an estimated net worth of $430 million. The majority of his wealth coming from his involvement in the “Forbes” company, as well as other business ventures.

Steve Forbes was born in 1947 in New Jersey, United States, where he studied at the Far Hills Country Day School. He then enrolled in Princeton University, from which he graduated in 1970. While studying in university, Forbes co-founded a magazine called “Business Today”, which was released by a non-profit student organization of Princeton University.

Prior to becoming the editor-in-chief of “Forbes”, Steve Forbes ventured into politics, which resulted in him becoming a candidate for the presidential elections in 1996 and 2000. Forbes’ other political activities included joining the board of directors of a lobbying group called “FreedomWorks”, as well as “National Taxpayers’ Union”. Forbes is also a frequent guest on the business analysis program entitled “Forbes on Fox”, which is hosted by David Asman.

In addition to that, Forbes has become known for his political endorsements. Over the years, Steve Forbes has endorsed such politicians as Rand Paul, Marco Rubio, John McCain, and Peter Schiff to name a few.

Aside from “Forbes”, Steve Forbes is also a well-known author, who published his first book in 1999 under the title of “The New Birth of Freedom: Vision of America”. Forbes’ most recent work called “Freedom Manifesto: Why Free Markets Are Moral and Big Government Isn’t” came out in 2012.

A popular businessman, as well as a published writer, Steve Forbes has an estimated net worth of $430 million.

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Forbes on Fox 2012-2015 TV Series Himself / Himself - Panelist
Making Money with Charles Payne 2015 TV Series Himself - Panelist
Cavuto on Business 2013-2015 TV Series Himself - Forbes Media Chairman & Editor-in-Chief / Himself
Stossel 2014 TV Series Himself - Editor-in-Chief, Forbes
Who Is Vermin Supreme? An Outsider Odyssey 2014 Documentary Himself
On the Record w/ Greta Van Susteren 2012-2014 TV Series Himself / Himself - Forbes Media Chairman / Himself - Chairman / ...
Your World w/ Neil Cavuto 2005-2013 TV Series Himself
Jansing & Co. 2013 TV Series Guest - Himself
Now with Alex Wagner 2013 TV Series Himself
America's Newsroom 2012 TV Series Himself
America Live 2012 TV Series Himself
Lou Dobbs Tonight 2012 TV Series Himself
Freedom Watch with Judge Napolitano 2012 TV Series Himself
An Inconvenient Tax 2011 Documentary Himself - President & CEO, Forbes
The Apprentice 2005-2010 TV Series Himself - CEO: Forbes, Inc. / Himself
I Want Your Money 2010 Documentary Himself
The Dylan Ratigan Show 2010 TV Series Himself
Mile High: How to Win... and Lose... the White House 2009 Documentary Himself - Interviewee
IFC News: 2008 Uncut 2008 TV Series Himself
The Colbert Report 2008 TV Series Himself
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart 1999-2008 TV Series Himself
Squawk Box 2007 TV Series Himself
La nit al dia 2007 TV Series Himself
The One Percent 2006 Documentary
The O'Reilly Factor 2005 TV Series Himself
Charlie Rose 2000 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Campaign Trail to the Road to the White House 2000 TV Movie Himself
The Awful Truth 2000 TV Series documentary Himself
The Sunday Programme 1996 TV Series Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1996 TV Series Himself
Saturday Night Live 1996 TV Series Himself - Host / Ted Boreman / Slug
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 1996 TV Series Himself

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Saturday Night Live in the '90s: Pop Culture Nation 2007 TV Movie documentary Soldier (uncredited)
Bulworth 1998 Himself (uncredited)
The Big One 1997 Documentary Himself - Presidential Candidate

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1 Daughter Moira Forbes hosts web series: "Success with Moira Forbes" and has appeared on CBS This Morning, The Insider, CNN, BBC, and Fox.
2 Daughter Biz Forbes has been a contributor on the Fox News Channel and has represented the Ford Motor Company on television.
3 Release of his book, "Flat Tax Revolution: Using a Postcard to Abolish the IRS".
4 Release of his book, "Power, Ambition, Glory".
5 Release of his book, "How Capitalism Will Save Us: Why Free People and Free Markets are the Best Answer in Today's Economy", by Steve with Elizabeth Ames. [November 2009]
6 Had back surgery [June 2010].
7 Presidential candidate in 1996 and 2000.
8 Forbes Media Chairman and CEO.
9 Father of Catherine Forbes, Sabina Forbes and Moira Forbes.
10 Brother of Tim Forbes.
11 Editor-in-chief of Forbes magazine.
12 Son of Malcolm S. Forbes.
13 Owns a yacht named Highlander.

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