Jean Nidetch made a fortune from WeightWatchers – but a new book reveals how she gambled money away

New York housewife Jean Nidetch was out browsing the shops one day in the Autumn of 1961 when something happened that would change her life — and subsequently the lives of millions of women worldwide. She was spotted by a neighbour who came over to gushingly compliment her on her ‘marvellous’ appearance. ‘When are you … Read more