Large houses and lavish homes usually define rich people. But if you’re one of the few ultra-rich, how should your home look like and how much would it cost? To know the answer, let’s look at the residences of seven American billionaires whose houses are
Every time we post a list of the Richest Filipinos, many commenters always ask why Manny Pacquiao — with his millions of boxing winnings and earnings from product endorsements — is not on it. The simple answer? He’s not rich enough.
There are more than 600 million users on Facebook as of January 2011, according to the investment bank Goldman Sachs. If that number is not enough to amaze you, let us simplify that by saying it means — hold your breath — one in every
The Forbes list of the World’s Richest Persons for the year 2011 is now out. Familiar names and faces dominate the Top 10, with one woman securing a spot after a drought of several years. Mexican telecoms tycoon Carlos Slim Helu is still the world’s
To be a Hollywood celebrity is arguably to be in a position of power. The millions of dollars of earnings and throngs of adulating fans are proof of this. In the US, Forbes Magazine compiled The Celebrity 100 — a ranking of the top 100
As a follow-up to our list of the 10 Most Successful CEO College Drop-outs, we wanted to feature celebrities who also did not finish school but became popular. But then again, aren’t there a lot of stars who did not go to school? We figured
No wonder a lot of kids want to be TV celebrities when they grow up. A Yahoo! article shows that several US TV stars are indeed paid a lot. Leading the pack is perennial top-paid talk show host Oprah Winfrey, who earns $315 million per
The 2010 list of Richest People in the Philippines is once again dominated by old-timers but they are much wealthier now compared to last year. For three consecutive years now, Henry Sy of SM Malls remains to be the country’s richest and also the year’s