The young man's mother, Gail, received a ransom note demanding $17 million for the safe return of her son.
Continue Reading 15 Times the Heirs to Massive Fortunes Disappeared Under Mysterious or Disturbing Circumstances

15 Times the Heirs to Massive Fortunes Disappeared Under Mysterious or Disturbing Circumstances

The harrowing 1973 abduction of John Paul Getty III has inspired numerous films and books. Vittoriano Rastelli / Contributor / Getty Images       Being the heir to an…

The estate was owned by the Penrose family for several hundred years before 1771 when it was bought for £11,000 by the Rogers family.
Continue Reading Struggling 31-Year-Old Suddenly Becomes Heir to British Aristocrat’s $60 Million Estate

Struggling 31-Year-Old Suddenly Becomes Heir to British Aristocrat’s $60 Million Estate

Penrose Estate – Jordan Adlard-Rogers, 31, inherited the 1,536-acre Penrose Estate after the former owner passed away. (Getty Images) Rags-to-riches – Wouldn’t it be nice to have a wealthy and obscure…

The mansion is currently worth approximately $7 million.
Continue Reading Multi-million dollar Bel Air mansion where the feds found huge cache of guns belongs to billionaire Getty scion’s former mistress

Multi-million dollar Bel Air mansion where the feds found huge cache of guns belongs to billionaire Getty scion’s former mistress

Wednesday’s BATF raid found thousands of firearms and one man was arrested at the home of Cynthia Beck – AP Photo The Bel Air mansion where federal agents found more…

Diesel Peltz is the son of hedge fund billionaire Nelson Peltz who has a net worth of $2 billion as of March 2019
Continue Reading How The Son Of A Hedgefund Billionaire Plans To Cure FOMO With An App

How The Son Of A Hedgefund Billionaire Plans To Cure FOMO With An App

Diesel Peltz is the son of hedge fund billionaire Nelson Peltz who has a net worth of $2 billion as of March 2019.

Continue Reading Jim Beam Heir's Pot Firm Gets Vegas Site With $290 Million Deal

Jim Beam Heir's Pot Firm Gets Vegas Site With $290 Million Deal

Green Thumb Industries, one of the most valuable U.S. pot companies, is betting big on Las Vegas. The Chicago-based company, which has more than a dozen weed dispensaries in eight…

Heir hunter who ignored will and tried to sell dead model's $600k home to make commission ordered to pay $250k

A TV heir hunter who ignored a will and attempted to sell a deceased model’s $600,000 home to make a commission has landed himself with a $250,000 legal bill after losing…

Death taxes can be as high as 50 percent in South Korea when inheritance exceeds 3 billion won.
Continue Reading $630 Million Death Tax Keeps LG Heir Out of Billionaires’ Club

$630 Million Death Tax Keeps LG Heir Out of Billionaires’ Club

Koo Kwang-mo, left, in Pyongyang, North Korea, 2018. Source: EPA-EFE/Pyongyang Press Corps/Pool     LG Chairman Koo Kwang-mo would be a billionaire in most countries. The 40-year took the helm…

13-Year-Old Heir to the Spanish Throne Makes Her First Public Address

On Wednesday, 13-year-old Princess Leonor of Spain gave her first public address as her father, King Felipe VI, looked on with evident pride. This was the young teen’s first time…

Trial ordered for Robert Durst, 75, in murder of friend in Los Angeles

The subject of HBO’s 2015 documentary series “The Jinx,” New York real estate heir Robert Durst, has been ordered to stand trial on murder charges in the killing of a…

Continue Reading Century 21 Heir Nabs $33M Refi on Fulton Street Buildings

Century 21 Heir Nabs $33M Refi on Fulton Street Buildings

Raymond Gindi, an heir to a retail fortune whose real estate company owns a handful of Downtown Manhattan buildings, secured a $33 million loan secured by a building and an…

Billionaire Versus Billionaire: Meat Kings Clash With Pulp Heir

Joesley and Wesley Batista, the Brazilian meat tycoons who were embroiled in a corruption scandal last year, now find themselves in the middle of a bizarre pulp dispute with the…

Schlumberger Heir Is Selling a Rothko That's So Good It ‘Floats’

Mark Rothko’s “Untitled (Rust, Blacks on Plum)” is headed to auction next month and could fetch as much as $45 million. Architect Francois de Menil, an heir to the Schlumberger…