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Steve Harvey Recalls How His Wife, Marjorie Harvey, Negotiated Their $15M Purchase Of Tyler Perry's Former Mansion

Without initially planning on it, Steve Harvey lucked up on a mansion formerly owned by a fellow top entertainer in the business.

Ngozi Nwanji

May 19, 2023

'In 2005, I Had $1,700 Left' — Steve Harvey Shares His Turning Point After Losing It All Twice In His Life

If anyone knows a thing or two about lessons in business or just life in general, it’s Steve Harvey. The media mogul has been known to open up about the trials and tribulations of life. What’s more, he’s even shared how he’s used wisdom passed down from his father to pull himself out of dark times, which is one of the things that has led him to the successful man he is today.

Shanique Yates

Nov 2, 2022

Multi-Millionaire Steve Harvey Replies To A Woman Who Once Asked, 'How Are You Planning On Making It Without A Degree?'

Over the span of his career, Steve Harvey has become one of the biggest names in entertainment. Not only has his A-list status come from his stand-up comedy and hosting popular shows like “The Steve Harvey Morning Show” and “ Family Feud,” but he’s also a prolific businessman — all without a degree. Prior to him becoming the mogul , he is today, Harvey experienced a time when he was questioned for not pursuing higher education.

Ngozi Nwanji

Oct 21, 2022

Thabiti Stephens Told Steve Harvey He Was Going To Make Him A Billion Dollars — Here's How As Chief Strategy Officer For Steve Harvey Global

Working for your best friend’s dad can come with some amazing benefits, especially if that person is Steve Harvey. Upon completing his undergraduate studies at Morehouse College, Thabiti Stephens was a hot commodity among several Ivy League institutions across the nation. Now, he’s Mr. Harvey’s right-hand man, managing all of the international business development as the Chief Strategy Officer for Steve Harvey Global. Prior to connecting with Harvey’s eldest son , Broderick, during his college days, Stephens had already launched his own business, Steps By Stephens, an organization that donated meals to women’s and children’s shelters for every pair of shoes that were sold.

Shanique Yates

Oct 17, 2022

Steve Harvey Recalls Giving His Son's Friend $400K To Invest On His Behalf, 'He Gave Me Ten Times That Money In Two Years'

Sometimes it’s the children who know best. Steve Harvey, whose real name is Broderick Stephen Harvey Sr., once offered his eldest son Broderick Jr. a position working for him. While he declined the job, he had a good idea of someone that he thought might be the better candidate.

Shanique Yates

Sep 20, 2022

Robert F. Smith Pledges $3.8M To Build Mobile Unit That Helps Black Men Be Proactive About Prostate Health

It’s time for Black men to take their health more seriously, and this new initiative is here to help! Kicking off Minority Health Awareness Month on April 1, Robert F. Smith joined forces with Steve Harvey, Chris Tucker, Cedric the Entertainer, and Charlamagne Tha God to launch the Mount Sinai Robert F. Smith Mobile Prostate Cancer Screening Bus. The overall goal of the new state-of-the-art technology-run bus is to help raise awareness around prostate cancer by providing an opportunity for testing for the disease that has significantly taken a toll on the Black community. “Perhaps the most concerning thing I’ve seen throughout my involvement with prostate cancer research efforts is the lack of knowledge within those communities hit hardest by this disease,” said Smith in an exclusive email interview with AfroTech. “Black men are 76% more likely to develop high-risk prostate cancer and twice as likely to die from it. And yet, until recently there was very little awareness about the...

Shanique Yates

Apr 11, 2022

Steve Harvey Details Owing Over $20M To The IRS — 'They Were Cashing The Checks, Keeping The Money'

Steve Harvey may be one of the wealthiest men in entertainment today — but it wasn’t always that way. In an interview with Earn Your Leisure, he recounted how he got into some trouble with the IRS — to the tune of over $20 million. “My accountant died, and an accountant that worked for him called my lawyer and said, ‘we have a problem,'” he said in the interview. “She had found on the floor all my tax forms for 7 years, signed with the checks stapled to them.” He continued: “They were cashing the checks, keeping the money, and not turning in the tax forms…. They didn’t cash it, they took the money out [of] the account that matched the exact number. ” Steve Harvey on How he owed IRS $22 Million and how it was stolen from him in the span of 7 Years 😬💸 — raphousetv (@raphousetv2) March 16, 2022 In a separate report from Yahoo, Steve Harvey also detailed the incident. “My old tax accountant, who passed, had done some, let’s say, not so smart things,” Steve...

Exclusive: Steve & Lori Harvey Invest In Makers Of MOON UltraLight, One Of TIME’s 'Best Inventions Of 2020'

As part of Harvey Ventures, Steve Harvey and his daughter Lori Harvey have invested in a variety of Black-owned businesses. The company’s website explains that in addition to investing in such companies as Wish and 23andMe, they’ve invested in Black-owned businesses like Brotha Bakes. Now, too, Harvey Ventures has added MOON Ultra to their investment portfolio. Co-founded by Edward Madongorere and Dishen “Dixon” Yang, this Black-owned business has invented a product that was named one of TIME Magazine’s “Best Inventions of 2020.” For Lori Harvey, though, the investment in the company was a natural one. “With the fast-paced growth that digital innovation continues to bring into our creator economy, it was important to me to align myself with a company that prides itself on empowering not only its internal team, but its direct consumers to be the best versions of themselves,” she told AfroTech exclusively. “And for me, that is MOON Ultra.” Based in Austin, TX, MOON Ultra has created a...

Steve Harvey, Billionaire Robert F. Smith To Offer Grants To Students At HBCUs

The Harveys will pay it forward in a massive way for students attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)! Steve and Marjorie Harvey will work alongside billionaire Robert Smith to support HBCU students. Smith, in the past, has garnered recognition for offering to pay off student loans for Morehouse College graduates, and now as a trio, they will expand his Student Freedom Initiative to go from nine partner institutions to 29 partner institutions, per reports by Black Information Network. “My team and I are proud to support the work of Robert F. Smith and the Student Freedom Initiative to highlight the outstanding job done by HBCUs and other MSIs to elevate the social and economic mobility of our students to achieve their greatest potential,” said Smith in an official press release. “Together, we look forward to sharing and promoting the extraordinary talent of our students in a competitive global economy. Expanding the number of participating HBCUs in the Student...

Shanique Yates

Nov 8, 2021

Think Like Marjorie, Act Like Steve: How Steve Harvey's Kids Are Doing Right By His $200M Empire

The children of Steve Harvey are making him a proud papa. Even though we’re used to seeing Steve in the news because of his business accomplishments, it seems his daughter Lori Harvey is giving him a great sense of joy as well. In a new interview with People Magazine, Steve spoke about Lori’s relationship with “Black Panther” heart-throb Michael B. Jordan, and needless to say, Steve’s baby girl couldn’t be happier. “I don’t speak publicly about this type of stuff, but I’m happy for my daughter right now. I really am,” he said. “It’s the first time I’ve been happy for her [in a relationship]. And it’s the first time she’s been happy.” If nothing else, the children of Steve Harvey have learned well from their father. After all, Steve is the author of the classic relationship tome, “Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man.” And while acting like a lady and thinking like a man can be applied in relationships, it can also be applied in business, as well — and the children of Steve Harvey have...

Solana NFT Reportedly 'Hit An All-Time High Price' After Steve Harvey Changed His Twitter Avi

Steve Harvey’s latest profile picture has folks buzzing on his stance in the non-fungible token (NFT) space. Yesterday (Sept. 8) the comedian swapped out his former profile photo for a Solana Monkey Business NFT which has been picked up quite frequently in the past few weeks. The NFT images in question include 5,000 cartoonish, pixelated monkeys that are generated randomly. As one of the most popular cryptocurrencies, Solana continues to climb to the top with a value in price that started at $37 last month and is now up to $197 as of yesterday, reports Decrypt. The surge in value is accredited to recent drops on the Solana platform which include Aurory and Degenerate Ape Academy. In the last week, NFT collectibles on Solana have raked in $94 million in trades. Solana Monkey Business is currently at a seven-day volume mark of $6.2 million which makes it the latest best thing for the platform. An NFT provides ownership of almost every type of digital item and now profile picture...

Shanique Yates

Sep 9, 2021

Steve Harvey is Everyone's Personal Business Coach Through This Exclusive Digital Platform

TV host, comedian, actor, author, businessman, and now business coach Steve Harvey is adding a new title to his repertoire as he introduces online platform Vault 365 to those looking to re-access their lives. Vault 365 — a private online community — is a monthly membership designed to help people who want to take their lives to the next level, its website states. Harvey’s role in the platform is to then host quarterly coaching sessions that offer an inside look into his life and how he was able to successfully turn himself into a household name. Outside of Harvey, Vault 365’s audio platform offers eight other guest coaches to also share their expertise on how people can set and achieve their most important goals. These coaching sessions include ways people can address all areas of their life, including business development, career advancement, financial management, personal growth, and health and wellness, according to Black Enterprise. Vault 365 gives its users the opportunity to...

Njera Perkins

Feb 11, 2021

Steve Harvey Went From Rags to An Estimated $200M Net Worth

If you love Black comedy, then you’re likely familiar with Broderick Stephen Harvey, better known as Steve Harvey. He’s a successful comedian, broadcaster, author, game show host, and businessman. His strong drive and talent are major contributors to his success. Just how successful is Steve Harvey? Let’s take a look at his net worth. How Steve Harvey Went From Rags to Riches Steve Harvey has an estimated net worth of $200 million. He’s well-known as the host of “The Steve Harvey Morning Show,” as well as the popular game show “Family Feud.” Harvey also starred in his own sitcom, “The Steve Harvey Show” for five seasons. Steve Harvey hosted “ Showtime at the Apollo” and has appeared in many stand-up comedy acts. Not to mention, he’s an accomplished author of the self-help book “Act Like a Woman: Think Like a Man.” As a man who has seemingly done it all, it’s no surprise that Steve Harvey has a quite considerable net worth. With a total net worth of $200 million, Harvey’s estimated...


Jan 5, 2021

Steve Harvey Aims to 'Teach the Principles of Manhood' With Virtual Mentoring Program for Young Men

All of the anxiety brought on by COVID-19 is raising a lot of awareness around mental health. Celebrities are doing their part to contribute in any way possible and now entertainer, businessman, and host Steve Harvey is kicking off his virtual mentoring program for young men. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Steve & Marjorie Harvey FND ( The Steve Harvey Mentoring Program (SHMP) — sponsored by Harvey’s foundation — was designed to share and teach the principles of manhood, according to their website . The uncertainties surrounding schools and returning to business, as usual, has presented some educational challenges as we now rely on virtual learning, but Harvey’s mentoring program wants to help combat those fears with his comforting virtual sessions. “I know we’re all living in some unusual times during this coronavirus pandemic. To all of the frontline workers, I say thank you for all you’re doing. Y’all know how passionate I am about mentoring young...

Njera Perkins

May 11, 2020