Is ThatWasEpic Juan Fake? The YouTuber Makes Real Money Through Various Avenue To Do His Giveaways

Juan Carlos Gonzalez is a famous YouTuber best known for his giveaways on his channel ThatWasEpic. How does he make his money?

Juan Carlos Gonzalez better known online as ThatWasEpic is a Mexican-American YouTuber, vlogger, and prankster, currently residing in Kansas, United States. He is primarily known for his videos revolving around giveaways, social experiments, and pranks.

Juan Gonzalez was born in Cancún, a city in southeast Mexico. He was raised in the Mexican state of Chihuahua for some time and then moved to Kansas, United States where he spent most of his life.

Before Juan worked on YouTube full-time, he was into Drywall construction, a type of construction in which the interior wall is applied in a dry condition without the use of morta. After hitting 10,000 subscribers on his YouTube channel, he decided to quit his construction job to pursue his YouTube career and spend more time making videos.

When did ThatWasEpic start his YouTube? Juan started his YouTube channel on June 17, 2014, and uploaded his first video titled “Dropping 100$ In Public!“, which was uploaded two months later on August 30, 2014.

Over time, he has uploaded lots of prank/giveaway and social experiment videos, which made him amass almost 7.40 million subscribers and almost 1.2 billion views as of April 2023.

What is ThatWasEpic’s net worth?

ThatWasEpic is primarily known for making videos based on pranking people and then helping them by offering them gifts, money, and other forms of giveaways. His most popular video, “Cutting People’s Headphones, Then Giving Them Airpods“, is an example of what he normally uploads on his channel. It has more than 50 million views as of July 2021. Aside from prank videos, he secondarily uploads social experiment videos on his main YouTube channel.

Gonzalez has a secondary YouTube channel called AlmostEpic. On this channel which has more than 900K subscribers, he uploads vlogs, as well as uncut footage of his pranks and social experiment clips.

His channel is ranked as the 110th-best comedy channel, the 373rd-best channel in the United States, and the 567th most subscribed channel on YouTube.

Juan Gonzalez is one of the most successful and famous YouTubers currently on the video-sharing platform.

So, how much is ThatWasEpic worth now? Juan’s net worth is a bit unclear, he has never shared how much he is worth with his fans. However, some online sources peg his current estimated net worth at $4 million.

According to AllResultbd, Juan invests around $10,000 in the experiment each time he distributes MacBooks or iPads.

How much money does ThatWasEpic make?

With his skill, this YouTuber was able to make a sizable sum of money. Per his Social Blade, his main YouTube channel makes him a salary of $65.8K  –  $1.1M in a year from YouTube ads.

In a month, he makes an estimated income of $5.5K  –  $87.7K and a revenue of $1.3K  –  $20.5K in a week and $183  –  $2.9K in a day.

How does ThatWasEpic make his money?

The primary source of income for Juan ThatWasEpic is YouTube monetization; this is a partnership agreement between creators and the platform and in return, the two parties benefits and get paid.

Another way Juan makes his money is via partner advertising contracts. These are when a company approaches you to advertise their products on your channel to tap into your audience for it to get known or purchased. ThatWasEpic has several of these partnerships, and sponsorships deal with companies like Surfshark VPN, and SkillShare, just to mention a few.

He also earns money from donations from people who want to support his act of kindness.

Juan is an entrepreneur and the majority of his money comes from his clothing/merchandise which is made of a variety of hoodies, t-shirts, and caps. All of his merchandise can be found on his website,

His hoodies which he has different names like Live Epic Hoodie, Skateboarder Hoodie, Definiton of Epicology Hoodie, and Tht Was Epc Hoodies all sell for $59.99 USD. His caps which comes in different size and color all sell for $29.99 USD. Featured collections of T-Shirts which sell for $29.99 USD, and Eco-friendly Tees which sell for $34.99 USD

Is ThatWasEpic fake?

The answer to this question to anyone who is in an inquisition is a big No! The YouTuber is genuine and makes his money from YouTube ads, his merchandise clothing line, donations from people, partnerships with brands, and other endeavors. The generous man’s giveaways or money aren’t fake either. All the money he earns is reinvested into his videos.

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