15 Billionaires With Enough Money to Buy A Country

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What would you do if you had so much money it would be almost impossible to spend it all? Buy a country of course!

We took billionaires off of the Forbes 400 (2014) and matched them up with the GDP of 15 countries to see what their fortunes might buy.

Hop out of the chopper and slip into some silk jammies. It’s time to see what kind of money it would take to buy a country.

Donald Trump

Donald Trump

lastwordonnothing.com

Worth: $4 Billion
Road To Riches: Real Estate Investments
Could Buy: Fiji (GDP $3.999B)
Interesting Fact: Trump expressed interested in running for president in the 2012 election.

Jerry Jones

Jerry Jones

blacksportsonline.com

Worth: $4.2 Billion
Road to Riches: Owns Dallas Cowboys
Could Buy: Cayman Islands (GDP $3.393B)
Interesting Fact: Jones was named the least favorite sports personality in a Sports Illustrated poll from October 8, 2003.

George Lucas

George Lucas

moviepilot.com

Worth: $4.3 Billion
Road To Riches: Created Start Wars
Could Buy: Montenegro (GDP $4.046B)
Interesting Fact: Lucas is a major collector of the American illustrator and painter Norman Rockwell.

David Green

David Green

nrostatic.com

Worth: $5 Billion
Road To Riches: Founded Hobby Lobby
Could Buy: Barbados (GDP $4.533B)
Interesting Fact: In 1970 Green took a $600 loan and started a home business called Greco Products in his garage assembling and selling miniature picture frames.

Charles Schwab

Charles Schwab

forbesimg.com

Worth: $6.4 Billion
Road To Riches: Investments
Could Buy: Bermuda (GDP $5.593B)
Interesting Fact: Schwab is an avid golfer with a 7.4 handicap.

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