10 Richest Athletes in the World

Athletes across the world can make more in one day than most of us can dream of making in a lifetime. Those who are blessed with the gift of athleticism will also become some of the biggest superstars in the world. So, we’re about to answer the question that’s often on everyone’s lips, and show […]

J.K. Rowling

10 Rags-to-Riches Stories to Inspire You

Never been to university? Grew up in poverty? So what! You can still be a success. All you need is ambition and passion, and the rest really will follow. Don’t believe us? Fine. Just take a look at these 10 rags to riches stories that will inspire you. 1. J.K. Rowling – $1 Billion J.K. […]

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20 Unbelievable Money Facts to Blow Your Mind

The Big Money Guide loves a bit of trivia, which is why we are offer 20 unbelievable money facts that will blow your mind. Seriously, these facts are crazy! 1. US Money There is approximately 1,200,000,000,000 of US money in circulation. That’s a lot of money, right? Too bad nobody knows where 85% of the […]

Jonah Hill

10 Actors Who Took a Pay Cut for an Oscar

An Academy Award or the chance to work with an acclaimed director can often be worth more than a star’s big pay cheque. You are only as good as your last film, and the following actors chose to took a pay cut – or no salary at all – for a chance to star in […]

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10 Things the Conservatives Plan to Do With Your Money

The fate of the UK’s next five years was decided when the Conservative Party won the election by a majority vote in May 2015. Whether you voted for them or not, the future of the UK’s public is, mostly, in the conservative government’s plans. So, what do the tories have in store for us? Here […]

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10 Silliest Lottery Winners in History

Most of us have dreamt of winning the lottery. Many would buy or upgrade their home, invest in a new car or maybe take a few expensive holidays abroad. Heck, we would even probably go on the odd crazy shopping spree every once in a while – all the while knowing that there is an […]

Arnold Schwarznegger

10 Highest Paid Actors of All Time

The actors on this list have amassed a fortune many of us could never comprehend, and they owe it all to talent, fame and, most likely, a little bit of luck. So, without further adieu, here are the 10 highest paid actors of all time. 10. Sean Connery – $300 Million Sean Connery is, to […]

Mayweather v Pacquiao

10 Mind-Blowing Mayweather-Pacquiao Money Facts

Floyd Mayweather v Manny Pacquiao is, without question, the most lucrative boxing fight ever. The prize fight is worth a total of $300 million (£198m) – and boy is it worth each and every penny. Mayweather and Pacquiao aren’t just boxing for an amazing pay check – but they will fight for a place in […]

Consumer Confidence Remains Weak Despite Strong Economic Growth

According to forecasts by the Bank of England, the British economy is likely to grow by a very healthy 3.5% in 2014. If this figure does materialise it will be the highest growth rate the country has experienced in the last ten years. However, the average British consumer is not sharing the much publicised euphoria […]