The lesser-known Yvonne Payne is an American celebrity, most notable for being the wife of Charles Payne. Charles is a famous media personality, published author and one of the prominent faces on Fox Business network where he anchors the network’s show, Making Money. He garnered wide attention in 2015 after he was entangled in a sexual misconduct saga with a former Fox contributor, Scottie Nell Hughes.
Although the media star denied the allegations Hughes leveled against him, he equally admitted to having a secret affair with Hughes for three years until 2015 when the cat was let out of the bag. While investigations were ongoing, a lot of attention was shifted to Charles’ wife, Yvonne whom the TV anchor tendered a hearty apology for his misdeeds. However, following a series of investigations, Charles was called back to Fox Business in 2017 and has since turned a new leaf for his wife.
Interestingly, Yvonne Payne’s relationship with Charles has been going stronger ever since. While there are so many people who want to have a peek about Yvonne’s life, we have a taken a timeout to gather all you need to know about the wife of the famed TV star. Learn everything you need to know about Yvonne’s bio, profile and other facts below.
Yvonne Payne – Biography & Profile
Charles Payne’s wife, Yvonne Payne was born as Yvonne Ammirati on the 24th day of April 1958. She was born into an American family and was raised in the United States. However, there is a dearth of information regarding her family background, parents and siblings as well as her childhood experiences. This is as a result of Yvonne’s secretive nature; she has never disclosed any of her personal information with the media. Despite being married to a media star, she has managed to keep every tiny detail about her under lock and key.
When it comes to her educational background, Yvonne has not disclosed any information regarding her qualifications as well as the institutions she attended. However, a mere look at her would tell you that she is a well-educated woman. Since there is no much detail regarding her educational background, it will be hard to tell what exactly she does for a living. Apparently, she didn’t pursue a career in the performing arts, otherwise, she would have at least been known through her craft.
Yvonne came into the limelight following her relationship with the talented TV anchor and author, Charles Payne. Although it is not known when and how the duo began their relationship; nevertheless, they began their lifelong commitment when they exchanged marital vows in 2004.
Husband and Children
Just like we aforementioned, Yvonne Payne has been the long-term partner of the Fox Business anchor, Charles Payne. Charles is an Afro-American TV star; born in the United States on 15th September 1960. He is a graduate of Minot State University as well as Central Texas College. He was shortlisted for the United States Air Force in 1977, at the age of 17. After spending a few years working as a security policeman at Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota, Charles went on to kickstart his journalism career in 1985.
He first worked with as a financial analyst for a Wall Street-based brokerage firm, E.F. Hutton. After spending a few years at the firm, Charles founded his own company called Wall Street Strategies; hence becoming its principal financial analyst. He further joined the mainstream network, Fox News Network as a contributor in 2007. Joining their business and financial news crew, Charles has been the anchor of network’s show, Making Money with Charles Payne to date.
Charles and his better half, Yvonne Payne met each other several years ago and has been together ever since. There are no much details available with regards to how they met and exactly when they began their relationship. However, we do know that they exchanged marital vows in 2004. The couple has two children, a son named Charles Jr. (b. 1996) and a daughter, Cherie (b. 1985). Although their union hasn’t been so rosy, the couple has managed to keep the flames alive and has been together for over a decade and counting. They currently reside in New Jersey, United States.
Other Facts About Charles Payne’s Wife
1. Yvonne Payne suffered a chronic heart ailment which led to a heart transplant in October 2012. The heart was said to have been donated by a close friend whose daughter died.
2. Her husband, Charles has been mixed up in a few controversies with the latest being sexual assault allegation from a fellow Fox Network contributor, Scottie Nell Hughes in 2015.
3. Charles was suspended by Fox in 2015 following the sexual assault allegations and after the investigations, he was reinstated in 2017.
4. While Yvonne Payne’s relationship with Charles has lasted, it might interest you to know that they both have two grandchildren.
5. There is no information with regards to her net worth. However, that of her husband has been estimated at $10 million.