Tai Lopez is an American YouTuber, entrepreneur, and online marketer. Many YouTube subscribers will recognize Tai from the slightly annoying YouTube adverts that keep interrupting one’s favorite videos. Typically, the adverts feature Tai, a business coach, marketing his online classes. On the surface, Tai looks like a successful multi-millionaire who has worked smart to reach his status.
However, many people have come out saying that he is a scammer. On the other hand, he does have a loyal following that is always ready to defend him. Join us as we take a look at Tai’s controversial life in more detail.
Who is Tai Lopez?
Tai Lopez was born on 11th April 1977, in Fullerton, California, in the United States. His mom and grandpa raised Lopez. His dad allegedly spent a lot of time in jail. He was raised alongside a half-brother, named Ben Avanzato, and his cousin, named Maya Burkenroad. Tai loved reading from an early age, mainly because his grandpa gave him many books. The books consisted of life lessons in the form of philosophies and biographies of famous people.
Lopez attended Sunny Hills High School. Tai has also revealed that he did not complete college. He dropped out to explore life. Tai had a tough early life and even had to get a job as a milkman on a farm. At some point, he had to return to live with his mom after he got broke.
Thankfully, dropping out of college hasn’t hindered Tai from becoming successful. He has also become one of the most famous business mentors, albeit he has been labeled a scammer. However, considering that Tai has founded many companies that have succeeded, maybe the man knows what he’s talking about.
Is he married?
Tai Lopez is not yet married. However, sources reveal that he has been dating a lady by the name Keena Alastair. Keena is a model based in Los Angeles, California. The couple met in 2014 and became friends. It is thought that they began dating around 2016. We’re still waiting to hear any news on when their wedding bells will be rung.
Tai Lopez Net Worth.
Lopez is estimated to be worth about $60 million. Moreover, Tai himself is on record saying that his net worth is $50 million. He revealed this when he was no Logan Paul’s podcast.
His wealth is sourced from his businesses in asset management and also in the online dating sector. Lopez also makes a lot from business coaching, which he highly advertises on YouTube. He also owns a shipping company that delivers books. Moreover, the company is also in the e-learning sector.
Tai also sells sleep glasses and also does affiliate marketing. Lastly, he also profits off from YouTube and sponsors on his channel and podcast. His YouTube Channel, which is named Tai Lopez Official, has 1.32 million subscribers. It boasts of 200 million views on uploaded content. Tai started the channel in 2013. Let’s take an in-depth look at Tai’s career journey.
Tai got his big break when he joined GE Capital, which did wealth management. He worked in the organization for three years, from November 2001 to November 2003. After getting enough experience in asset and wealth management, Tai co-founded the firm, LLG Financial Inc. The firm went on to manage over $100 million, with a client portfolio of 6000 spread out over 50 U.S. states.
Despite the firm’s success, Tai left the firm in 2007. Perhaps he had foreseen the 2008 world recession that had most financial institutions crash. In January of 2016, he co-founded another company named Mentorbox. This company offers business coaching through tailor-made courses by CEOs.
In October of 2018, Tai started the company, Grassfed Brands, which delivers organic produce from the Poly Face Farm. His youngest company is Tai Lopez Capital Group that was founded in January of 2020, which is an investment group. Lopez also has a website, Tailopez.com, which offers mentorship programs on health and wealth creation.
Tai Lopez Quotes.
Lopez has been giving out inspiration to his audiences over the years through his quotes. Well, he may not be as famous as, say, Mahatma Gandhi’s, but I believe we can learn some lessons from them. Below is a collection of some of his top quotes.
- “People think I’m joking when I say that whoever experiments the most in life wins. But I’m not.” – Tai Lopez
- “One thing I’ve noticed with the successful. They don’t spend a lot of time in the past.” – Tai Lopez
- “You can get most things you want in life. It’s just that most goals will take one or two years longer than expected. Be patient.” – Tai Lopez
- “Obsessed is a word used often by the lazy to describe the dedicated.” – Tai Lopez
- “The current education system forgot, you have to inspire kids. You can’t just lecture them.” – Tai Lopez
Tai Lopez Scams.
Lopez has long been accused of being a con artist and scammer. However, not in the conventional ‘take your money and not get your product kind of way. People claim that Tai Lopez’s alleged ‘magical lessons’ aimed to change one’s business life are not that helpful. Moreover, many feel that they are overpriced and overrated. However, I think Tai does have a great deal of knowledge and business advice, judging from his many business ventures.
One thing that is for sure true, Tai is a real entrepreneur who looks for niches and ingenious ways to make money. Lastly, Tai always delivers all purchased products from his businesses. Just like all products, customer satisfaction is subject to individual tastes and personal factors.
Tai Lopez Wikipedia facts.
|Date of Birth
|11th April 1977
|Place of Birth
|Fullerton, California, United States
|Entrepreneur, media personality