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Charles Payne Biography

Charles Payne is a financial journalist for the Fox Business Network and the host of Fox’s Making Money with Charles Payne. Payne also appears frequently on FOX News Channel (FNC) shows like Your World with Neil Cavuto and Fox & Friends. In 1991, he started Wall Street Strategies, an independent stock market research firm, where he currently serves as CEO and chief analyst. “Be Smart, Act Fast, Get Rich,” his debut book was launched in May 2007.

 Charles Payne Age | Birthday

How old is Payne? He is 59 years as of 2021. Charles was born Charles V. Payne on 15 September 1960 in the United States of America.

Charles Payne Education

Payne attended Minot State University and Central Texas College during his military duty.

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Charles Payne Ethnicity | Nationality

What ethnicity is Payne? he belongs to Afro American ethnicity/heritage, he was born and raised in the  United States and he holds American nationality.

Charles Payne Height

How tall is Charles? His height is not yet disclosed. However, details about his other body measurements will be updated as soon as possible.

Charles Payne | Family | Parents

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Payne Wife | Married | Son

Who is Payne wife? He is happily married to Yvonne Payne. They are blessed with two children a boy and a girl, they family live in Teaneck, New Jersey.

What is Payne’s Salary?

Payne earns an annual salary of $5 million annually.

Payne Net Worth

His has an estimated net worth of  $15 million.

Charles Payne Fox News | Career

In 1985, Payne began his Wall Street career as an analyst at E.F. Hutton. Payne settled with the SEC in 1999 on a complaint alleging that Wall Street Strategies advocated that its clients buy members’ stock using recorded messages on its telephonic stock recommendation service on at least eight occasions. Payne consented to the imposition of a permanent injunction against violations of Section 17 (b) of the Securities Act of 1933 without admitting or disputing the claimed offenses. In addition, Payne consented to pay a $25,000 civil penalty. Payne’s first book, “Be Smart, Act Fast, Get Rich: Your Game Plan for Getting It Right in the Stock Market,” was published in 2007. He has been on C-SPAN multiple times.

Payne joined Fox Business as a contributor in 2007. He took over as host of Making Money with Charles Payne in 2014. In June of this year, Payne asserted, “When President Barack Obama was elected, the stock market plummeted… Trump was up 9%, President Obama was down 14.8 percent, and George W. Bush was down nearly 4%. On Wall Street, there was an immediate reaction.” According to PolitiFact, the assertion is “largely false,” as experts deny Payne’s causative claims and instead ascribe the market fall to broader economic dynamics and long-term patterns.

Charles Payne Rape accusations

After a former network guest, Scottie Nell Hughes, accused him of rape, Payne was suspended by Fox Business in July 2017 pending an investigation. Payne rejected the allegation, but admitted to having a three-year “romantic relationship” with Hughes prior to the claim. Hughes claimed she kept an apartment near Fox’s Manhattan headquarters for the length of the affair in the hopes of landing a permanent job with the network. After ending the affair in 2015 and reporting Payne to Fox, her public appearances were dramatically restricted. Payne’s ban was lifted on September 8, 2017.