Bidding Begins at $25K for Lunch With Warren Buffett

Last year's winner paid $3.5 million to dine with the billionaire

   

Bidding Begins at $25K for Lunch With Warren Buffett

warren buffett 630 headshot 300x226 Bidding Begins at $25K for Lunch With Warren BuffettIf you’d like to have lunch with the world’s most famous investor, you’d better be prepared to write a really big check.

On Sunday, Berkshire Hathaway‘s (BRK.A, BRK.B) Warren Buffett launched his annual charity auction on eBay (EBAY). Up for bid is a lunch with the “Oracle of Omaha” at the Smith and Wollensky steakhouse in New York City, CNN notes.

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Buffett has been holding the auction for 14 consecutive years. Proceeds benefit GLIDE, a charity that serves disadvantaged people.

Bidders have paid more than $15 million to have lunch with Buffett since the auction was started in 2000. An unnamed bidder paid $3.5 million for the privilege last year.

The minimum bid in the auction is $25,000.


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