15 Billionaires With Enough Money to Buy A Country
What would you do if you had so much money it would be almost impossible to spend it all? Buy a country of course!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.