Born under the sign of Scorpio on the 20th of November 1968, in Marlboro, New York State USA, Dean Graziosi is a 49-year-old Caucasian businessman, entrepreneur, best-selling author, motivational speaker and real estate expert. He is perhaps best known to the world for his long-term presence in the media as one of the most prominent writers when it comes to educating the world about a successful mindset, thanks to the six books that he has written on the said subject. He has also had a number of other successes throughout his sometimes lucrative business career over the last two decades.
Early Life: Growing up in Marlboro
Dean was raised in his birthplace with an older sibling of unknown name and age, by their father Paul Graziosi, and mother Gloria Post of unknown professions. Dean’s parents divorced when he was three years old, after which he was left in his mother’s and grandmother’s care. During his upbringing, he and his family struggled financially, which resulted in him moving more than 20 times before he was 19 years old; he moved in with his father when he was 13, and as he said in one of his public videos, he lived in a bathroom with his father for a year. As for his education, he attended Marlboro High School, from where he matriculated in 1986, but didn’t obtain a college education due to lack of funds at the time.
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Career: An Entrepreneur
However, Dean began making money when he was 20 years old, primarily by buying, fixing and reselling old or trashed cars. At the time, he was also getting into real estate, and made his first deal at the said age. Having obtained a significant understanding of the real estate market after successful operations, Dean created a training course for real estate entitled “Think A Little Different” in 2002. Four years later, he wrote his first book about success, entitled “Totally Fulfilled”, which was published by Vanguard Press and eventually made it to the New York Times best-seller list. He published his second book, entitled “Be A Real Estate Millionaire: Secret Strategies for Lifetime Wealth Today”, also by Vanguard Press, in 2007, which was the fastest and best-selling real estate book of the years 2007 and 2008, also reached the bestseller lists of the New York Times, USA Today, Robot Check and the Wall Street Journal. His third book, entitled “Profit From Real Estate Right Now”, came out in January 2009 and bested his previous book’s monthly sales in around 90 days. He later wrote three more books, chronologically “Your Town Your Profits”, “30 Days To Real Estate Cash” and “Millionaire Success Habits.”
Love Life: Married to Jonelle Ward
As for Dean’s romantic involvements, he is married to Jonelle Ward, and together they have a daughter named Breana Graziosi who was born in 2006, and a son named Brody Graziosi who was born in 2008. Together, the family resides in Phoenix, Arizona. There hasn’t been any controversy surrounding their union.
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Dean On Television
Dean wrote and produced his own informercial on how to earn money from buying and selling cars entitled “Motor Millions” in 1998. It was first broadcast in 1999, and has since remained on TV. Being famous for all of his achievements to date, Dean has also appeared on most of the major and national and local TV stations in the US, and was often been admired and complimented by most of the people who have spoken with him publicly.
A Known Philanthropist
Dean is also noted for numerous acts of selflessness throughout his career. He is the co-founder of The Centurion Mastermind Group that over the course of the last few years has donated over $1 million to the charity organization called Virgin Unite. In 2007, he founded “Operation Free Home”, which is a program that provides homeless people with a place to live , completely free of charge for one full year. Dean also frequently helps those impacted by natural catastrophes, for example, donating vast amounts of money to the people of Joplin, Missouri after their homes were wiped out by Hurricane Sandy. One of his unique charitable habits is that he asks his readers to name families in financial crises who are to receive $200 during the Christmas period. Finally, his latest aforementioned book is available to everyone in the world, free of charge.
What is Dean Graziosi’s Net Worth?
Have you ever wondered how rich Dean Graziosi is, as of mid-2018? According to various authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the total of Dean’s accumulated wealth is close to $43 million, made mainly an entrepreneur, as well as from his book sales. As his career continues, the said amount can be expected to increase.
Success can mean so many different things to so many people. Heck success was a moving target to me most of my life. From straight up money to then freedom, control and so many other things.. Until!! . Until I became a Father. Then that all changed. Success to me at this poin pic.twitter.com/D6oz2sHJNB
Concerning the physical attributes of the experienced entrepreneur, his hair is pitch dark and his eyes are light brown, while his body shape is generally described as fit.
Social Media Presence
Due to the major influence of social networks, it is nowadays a regular thing for active celebrities to nourish a close and active relationship with their fans, for the sake of increasing the popularity of the projects they’re working on, and thus their own net worth. Lance himself seems to be a regular subscriber, if not the leading example of this celebrity trend, as his presence is quite ubiquitous on most of the popular social media networks. His Facebook page has almost 1.5 million followers, his Twitter account almost 10,000, and his Instagram account close to 120,000 fans.