Eric Bolling is an American television personality and Conservative Political commentator who is most famous because of his notable work as a commentator on financial issues for Fox News. He is also an author who has written numerous books. Now let’s have a close look on Eric Bolling’s net worth in 2019.
Eric Thomas Bolling commonly known as Eric Bolling was born on March 2, 1963, in Chicago, Illinois. Nothing is known about his parent.
Eric attended grade school at Queen of All Saints Basilica school and did his schooling from Loyola Academy. For his graduation, Eric went to Florida and got Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Rollins College in Winter Park.
Eric always loved to play baseball since he was a kid. Eric also played college baseball and was very good at it. While at the college he had impressed many coaches. He was drafted by Pittsburgh Pirates, but his career ended due to the horrible torn rotor cuff injury.
Eric Bolling married his longtime girlfriend, Adrienne Bolling. The couple has been married for over 20 years. They lived a very happy life until recently, they found out their son, Eric Chase Bolling is found dead in his apartment building in Boulder. Eric was found dead in his apartment in September 2017, soon after Fox News axed his father over sexual harassment allegations. Till now the cause of death is a mystery, but recently Eric Bolling made a statement saying it was “an accident”.
After a career-ending injury in baseball, Eric shifted his focus on commodity trade. He started trading commodities like crude oil, natural gas, on the New York Mercantile Exchange. There he spent five years as a board of directors and became a strategic adviser.
Bolling joined CNBC and had a major contribution in the development of CNBC’s Fast Money. Soon he left the CNBC and joined the Fox Business Network. He joined as a business analyst and hosted shows like Happy Hour.
Eric Bolling is not a big fan of the President Barack Obama, he has criticised him on numerous occasions. He made a comment when Obama invited Gabon’s President Ali Bongo Ondimba in the White House, saying, “Guess who’s coming to dinner? A dictator.” He also criticised Obama for inviting a rapper named Common in the White House.
On the Fox Network, Eric has often matched the political pundit, Bob Beckel, again. But according to Eric, they are quite different in many ways and most importantly, off-screen they are very good friends. Once he saved Bob’s life at the restaurant by performing Heimlich Maneuver on him.
Eric Bolling co-hosted the show, The Five on the Fox News Channel. He also appeared as a guest host on many popular television shows like The O’Reilly Factor, Fox & Friends an Hannity.
Recently, Eric Bolling was involved in the biggest scandal of his life when he was in the middle of the sexual harassment allegations. HuffPost reported that Eric has been sending inappropriate texts and images to three female co-workers at the Fox News. Caroline Heldman, a former Fox News guest, also accused him of making sexual advances towards her. After all the controversies surrounding him, Eric left the Fox Network.
Awards & Achievements
Eric Bolling is a fearless and talented person who has been awarded a few times for his contribution to his profession. He was included in Trader Monthly’s Top 100. Eric Bolling was awarded Maybach Man of the Year Award.
Net Worth of Eric Bolling
The estimated net worth of Eric Bolling is approximately $18 million. All his net worth is because of his hard work and fearless dedication towards his work. No doubt, he is one the successful person in the profession.
The extra-talented Eric Bolling is an amazing TV personality, and he has impressed a lot of audiences throughout the country. He lived a very happy life with his wife until recently, he was involved in a sexual harassment scandal at work following the death of his 19-year-old son. The couple is still mourning the death of their only child and Eric will take some time to get back to normal.