• From hiding their mansions on Google Maps to building $500,000 panic rooms, rich people are sparing no expense to keep their lives private and secure

    21 days ago - By Chron

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    Rich people have always been private, but their desire for privacy has increased as they seek more security in a technological age.
    But in an age of constant connection, some ultra-rich are reeling in the flashiness in the name of safety.
    Experts in high-end security say wealthy people are living under-the-radar at home and while traveling.
    Perhaps nothing conjures up an image of wealth like Nicki Minaj in her $400,000 pink Lamborghini or Mark Cuban stepping out of his $40 million private jet.
    But in an age of constant connection, some ultra-rich are...
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  • The top 26 states where rich people give away the most money

    The top 26 states where rich people give away the most money

    21 days ago - By Business Insider

    Some US states are more charitable than others.
    We ranked the states by how much residents making over $500,000 donated to charity in 2016, based on IRS data.
    Vermont is on the less charitable end of the spectrum, while Wyoming is the most charitable state.
    Wealthy people live in every state in the US - but some states are more charitable than others.
    The IRS publishes data about the number of people who itemize their tax returns every year, and how many people claim which deductions by state and by income bracket.
    To arrive at the rankings, we looked at the people who itemized and made...
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