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Do you love reading articles about celebrities and their money? Want to know what are the most expensive cars in the world? Or maybe who are the richest people in the world? Or how much salary does a nurse make? You'll find the answer to these questions and many more right here in these articles. Updated every day with new fresh content!

How A Private Jet Full Of Prostitutes Saved Mikhail Prokhorov $10 Billion
20 Jun 2014 @ 7AM PDT

It may be hard to believe, but Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov owes his entire $13.5 billion fortune to a private jet full of 20 year old prostitutes and a debaucherous New Years party.

How "Happy Birthday" Became The Largest Royalty Producing Song Of All Time
20 Jun 2014 @ 6AM PDT

You may be surprised to learn that "Happy Birthday" is a copyrighted song that is not part of the public domain. But that may change soon thanks to a multi-million dollar class action lawsuit!

In 1977 Alec Guinness Demanded "Points" Instead Of Salary On Star Wars. He Chose… Wisely.
19 Jun 2014 @ 7PM PDT

Despite hating the movie and being convinced that it would flop, back in 1977, Alec Guinness shrewdly demanded to be paid in gross points instead of flat salary. He chose… wisely.

In 1977 James Earl Jones Demanded Salary Up Front Instead Of "Points" On Star Wars. He Chose… Poorly.
19 Jun 2014 @ 6PM PDT

In 1977, because Star Wars had spiraled way over budget, George Lucas offered James Earl Jones points instead of salary for his role as the voice of Darth Vader. Unfortunately, Jones did not take that offer.

Raised Dirt Poor In A NYC Housing Project – Today Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Is A Multi-Billionaire
18 Jun 2014 @ 6PM PDT

One cup of coffee in 1981 inspired Howard Schultz to launch an empire and change the world. Oh, that cup also earned him a massive fortune…

Jay Leno's Garage – The Coolest And Most Unique Cars In His Amazing $50 Million Dollar Collection
18 Jun 2014 @ 4PM PDT

On top of being named one of America's most influential humorists, Jay Leno owns a ridiculously awesome collection of cars. Click here to take a look at what a $350 million fortune can buy you in vintage vehicles.

Being Born Into Poverty Didn't Stop The Founder of Popeyes From Building A $400 Million Fast Food Fortune
17 Jun 2014 @ 10PM PDT

Al Copeland Sr. grew up in a New Orleans housing project. Without even a high school diploma he eventually founded Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits, and earned a $400 million personal fortune…

How Much Does A PGA Tour Caddie Make?
17 Jun 2014 @ 3PM PDT

How much money do PGA tour caddies make? Do caddies earn a salary? Bonuses? A cut of the winnings?

How Folorunsho Alakija Went From Humble Secretary To Richest Black Woman In The World
16 Jun 2014 @ 7PM PDT

Folorunsho Alakija is the richest black woman in the world. She's also a former secretary and fashion designer. How'd she pull this incredible feat off? By fighting her way to the top, tooth and nail.

Meet The Former Hawaiian Tropic Model Who Married (And Divorced) Her Way Up To A $100 Million Fortune
15 Jun 2014 @ 6PM PDT

Darcy LaPier is a former actress and Hawaiian Tropic model who married and divorced VERY VERY WELL during her lifetime. And not just once or twice.

The Amazing Mansions Of Soccer Superstars
15 Jun 2014 @ 6PM PDT

In America, if you want fame and fortune as an athlete, you play baseball, American football, or basketball. Everywhere else, you play soccer… most widely known as football. The top ranked football players in the world have salaries – and houses – that will blow you away.

How Early Investments In GM and Coke Made Ty Cobb One Of The Richest Athletes Of All Time
14 Jun 2014 @ 12PM PDT

Thanks to shrewd investments in companies like Coca-Cola and General Motors, baseball hall-of-famer Ty Cobb amassed a personal fortune so large that it would have made him a multi-billionaire today.

How Paul McCartney and John Lennon Lost Ownership Of The Beatles Catalogue
14 Jun 2014 @ 4AM PDT

How on earth did Paul McCartney and John Lennon lose ownership of The Beatles catalogue? And how did Michael Jackson turn those songs into a multi-billion dollar music publishing empire?

How Michael Jackson Bought The Beatles Catalogue And Turned It Into A Billion Dollar Music Empire
14 Jun 2014 @ 4AM PDT

How did Michael Jackson turn a $47 million investment in The Beatles catalogue into a multi-billion dollar music publishing empire? The story is incredible.

Highest Paid World Cup Coaches
13 Jun 2014 @ 9PM PDT

Who are the highest paid coaches at this year's World Cup? Just because they're not scoring goals, doesn't mean they're not scoring millions.