5 Millionaires who made their Money Gambling

Gambling may be a game of chance. However, when it all boils down to it, there is one thing that is never a gamble: that the house always wins. Casinos, like many other businesses, operate on a business model. Regardless of the game that you pick to play, the odds are always … Read more

Things Rich People Do That Most of Us Don’t

Things Rich People Do That Most of Us Don't

Not all wealthy people are born with a silver spoon in their mouth, although life would be so much easier that way. Many of the famously rich are self-made millionaires and billionaires – thanks to their incredible willpower, self-discipline, and determination. They are living testimonies that you may be born poor, but … Read more

Celebrities Who Insured Their Body Parts

Celebrities Who Insured Their Body Parts

Insurance gives financial rescue in the event of a disaster. For celebrities, it’s a trend for some to insure their body parts, since these can make or break their career. Many have ensured their legs, butts, and breasts, but some have reportedly insured odd body parts like their tongue, for varying high … Read more

Incredible Inheritance Stories

Incredible Inheritance Stories

Have you ever fantasized about receiving a huge inheritance from a long-lost rich relative who died? Even though it’s very unlikely to happen; we think many people did wish for it at one point. It’s definitely soap-opera material, but it actually happened to some very lucky people. 1. A wealthy Portuguese aristocrat … Read more

Who were the infamous Robber Barons

Who were the Infamous Robber Barons

“Robber baron” is a derogatory term that refers to anyone who acquires wealth through dishonest, exploitative, or unscrupulous means. Does this sound antiquated to you? It’s because this term rose to popularity especially during the 19th century in America. “Robber baron” was the disgruntled society’s critical response to certain wealthy people, particularly … Read more

Highest Paid Celebrities

Highest Paid Celebrities

Here’s our list of the highest-paid celebrities, but we could list only 20 of them. Click through this gallery to find out who’s who on the highest-earning celebs list over the previous year, and how much they have been paid (not in any particular order). Howard Stern is an American radio and television … Read more

Wealthiest U.S. Presidents

Wealthiest U.S. Presidents

Not all American presidents have lived in luxury, unlike what is commonly thought. The truth is, there are several former presidents who died in penury after leaving office (or even during their time in office). However, there are many US presidents who became wealthy through a variety of means. A few of them, … Read more

The Worlds Highest Paid Athletes in 2000

The Worlds Highest Paid Athletes in 2000

Like many famous figures in show business, athletes have also attained astronomical levels of success, fame, and fortune. Amazingly almost all of these guys have been able to keep their wealth in tact nearly 20 years later.  Many have retired already.  Whats really amazing is how much more todays athletes are making.  … Read more

Richest Celebrities

richest celebrities

People either love them or hate them for their lavish lifestyles that most of us ordinary mortals can only dream of having. Nevertheless, we cannot help taking a look at how much these high-profile actors, singers, entertainment moguls, and models are worth. Here’s our list of some of the world’s richest celebrities: The … Read more

Lottery Winners Who Lost it All

Lottery Winners Who Lost it All

People who have won in the lottery think that their cash is limitless while unaware of their reckless spending habits. A lottery windfall may change people’s lives for the better — or for worse, that is, if they don’t know how to manage it. Many lottery winners buy high-priced homes, cars, and … Read more