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Candace Owens Net Worth

Candace Owens is an American conservative author and political commentator. She is best known for her pro-Trump activism. As of 2022, Candace Owens net worth is estimated to be around $2 million.

Candace served as a communications director of Turning Point USA between 2017 and 2019. She is currently hosting a conservative commentary and talk show called Candace. 

Full Name Candace Amber Owens Farmer
Date of Birth April 29, 1989
Place of Birth Stamford, Connecticut
Occupation Conservative author, political commentator
Husband George Farmer
Net Worth $2 million

Career Highlights

  • She started her career working for Vogue magazine. In 2015, she became the CEO of a marketing firm ‘Degree 180’.
  • Candace is a firm supporter of President Donald Trump. From 2017 to 2019, she worked as a communications director of Turning Point USA.
  • She is now working for the Daily Wire under the program “The Candace Owens Show”.
  • Her husband George Farmer is the chairman of Turning Point UK.

Early Life

Owens was born in Stamford, Connecticut on April 29, 1989. Her parents got divorce when she was around 11 or 12, and then she and her siblings were raised by her grandparents. Candace earned her high school graduation degree from Stamford High School.

At 17 years of age, she received 3 racist death threat voicemail messages from her white male classmates. After her family came to know about the messages, they sued the Stamford Board of Education in federal court. In the end, the court settled the matter with the settlement amount of $37,500.

Candace then continued her study and joined the University of Rhode Island to pursue an undergraduate degree in journalism. However, due to an issue with her student loan, she had to drop out of the University after her junior year.

Candace Owens Net Worth & Career

 

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Candace started off her career working as an intern for Vogue magazine. Then, in 2012, she served at a private equity firm as an administrative assistant. By reaching 2015, she became a CEO of a marketing agency, Degree180.

In 2016, she launched a website called SocialAutospy.com, which exposed bullies on the internet. However, she received criticism for de-anonymizing internet users and violating their policies. After some time, she received support from conservatives who were involved in the Gamergate controversy. In 2017, she subsequently became a conservative.

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After that, she started making politically themed videos and posted them on YouTube. She also launched a website, and YouTube channel called Red Pill Black in September 2017 to promote black conservatism in U. S. In November, she was appointed as the director of urban engagement by Turning Point USA. She was hired at the organization following allegations of racism. However, she announced her exit from the organization in May 2019.

Candace has made many appearances on fringe conspiracy websites like InfoWars, and she was featured as a guest host on Fox News in 2018. At that time, she had started to stay away from far-right conspiracy websites.

In May 2018, she tagged some known personalities like Chelsea Handler, Kathy Griffin, and Sarah Silverman on her Twitter post, where she mentioned that something bio-chemically happens to women who do not get married or have kids. Silverman responded to her post by saying that she would find happiness in her life, and in response, Owens accused Silverman of supporting crime gangs and terrorists.

Candace announced in April 2020 that she would be either running for office in the United States Senate or governor. During the coverage of the 2020 U. S. Election, Candace announced that she would be hosting her own show by joining The Daily Wire.

Owens revealed through her tweet in February 2021 that she was considering running for President in 2024. She launched a different Blexit Foundation in late 2018 with the Donald Trump presidential campaign that would encourage African Americans to register as Republicans by abandoning the Democratic Party.

Candace Owens’s Husband- George Farmer

Candace Owens has been married to former Chairman of Turning Point UK, George Farmer since August 31, 2019. She became engaged to George in early 2019. Their wedding ceremony took place at the Trump Winery, which is based in Charlottesville, Virginia. The pair shares a baby boy together who was born in January 2021.

Candace Owens Net Worth

As of 2022, Candace Owens’ net worth is estimated to be around $2 million. She must have earned a considerable amount through her work experience as a conservative commentator and political activist.

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