Monday, December 11, 2006 Business-2nd-richest man pays call on S.A. Business: "2nd-richest man pays call on S.A.

Web Posted: 12/09/2006 12:17 AM CST

David Hendricks
Express-News business writer

Warren Buffett may be widely known for the wealth he's accumulated, but he's no Ebenezer Scrooge.

The world's second-richest businessman, who was in San Antonio on Friday, announced this year he would give at least $37 billion of his wealth to charity.

But that has always been the plan of the man whose sage investment advice has earned him the moniker 'Oracle of Omaha.' Buffett, the chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., said Friday that ever since his 20s, he intended to commit all of his stock to charity."

No comments: