Skip to main content

Posts

Showing posts from May 3, 2015

HOW THE WORLD'S WEALTHIEST MANGO FARMER SPENDS HIS MONEY

MANNY PACQUIAO: How the most interesting man in boxing spends his $400million








CORK GAINES


MAY 1, 2015, 3:15 PM


Chris Hyde/Getty Images








Manny Pacquiao's career earnings are expected to surpass $400 million when he faces Floyd Mayweather in the "The Fight of the Century" on May 2.



This weekend alone, Pacquiao is expected to make more than $100 million.

While Manny isn't as flashy as Mayweather, he has lot of money to spend and he does it in some odd and over-the-top ways befitting a wealthy boxer.


Pacquiao earned $41.8 million in 2014, making him world's 11th-highest-paid athlete.







Ethan Miller/Getty

SOURCE: Forbes.com








He makes almost all his money in the ring, pulling in around $20 million per bout.




Ethan Miller/Getty Images

SOURCE: Forbes.com








But Manny is expected to make "well over $100 million" for the fight against Mayweather, the richest purse of his career.



Stephen Dunn/Getty Images

SOURCE: New York Times






As recently as 2013, he was making $8 million per year in e…

MANGO MILLIONAIRES : This 747 private jet is a palace in the sky

BENJAMIN ZHANG


APR. 2, 2015, 4:41 PM



Greenpoint Technologies












For most people, private jets such as the $65 million Gulfstream G650 or the Bombardier Global Series are the epitome of luxury air travel, but there are a select few who can afford more than that. 




They’re converting airliners into private flying palaces. 



To meet this demand, Airbus and Boeing have begun selling "VIP" versions of their airliners under the Airbus Corporate Jet and Boeing Business Jet brands. While most of these planes are based on smaller Airbus A320 series or Boeing 737 models, one recent VIP conversion took luxury to a new level.





One very lucky, very wealthy, and very confidential client took delivery of a personalized Boeing 747-8, completed by Greenpoint Technologies of Kirkland, Washington. 





Its incredible 4,786 sq. ft. of space features a stateroom, lounges, an office, and a massive dining room.






The Boeing 747-8 VIP is the longest and second-largest airliner ever built. Powered by a team of four Ge…