If you have a lot of money to spend this year and you feel the will of being a bit extravagant, do like celebrities! In the last day of 2014, we suggest you 5 ways to spend your money, in a way that will surprise everyone around you.
Get inspired, and learn how to be a big spender!
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Organize an unforgettable Wedding, like Sean Parker
Sean Parker, the founder of Napster, who spent over $10 million on a quirky Lord of the Rings-style weeding ceremony for Alexandra Lenas. The romp included a nine-foot tall cake, live fluffy rabbits to cuddler, fur pets to sit on and hundreds of guests outfits specially design by the Lord of the Rings costume designer.
Buy one (or many!) super yacht, like Roman Abramovich
Roman Abramovich, owner of Chelsea Football Club, bought an impressive yacht, Eclipse, which cost $1 billion and is the world’s second largest yacht. He’s kept safe by bullet-proof glass, rocket detection systemas, ant the vessel has two helipads, three launch boats, 11 sumptuous guest cabins, an aquarium, 2 swimming pools, and e ven a mini-submarine. This is Roman’s fifth luxury yacht and annual running costs are around £15 million for all his boats.
Break a scientific record, like James Cameron
Film director James Cameron loves science fiction and adventure, has you can see by his movies Acatar, Titanic, The Terminator or Lord of the Rings. But he decided to go further and invest his money in Planetary Resources, a company exploring the potential of mining asteroids in outer space. Following his dreams, he also became the first person to reach earth’s deepest point solo when he descended 11km into the Mariana Trench in the Deepsear Challencer, collecting ocean samples.
Follow your passion and spend a lot on it, like Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum is one of the world’s richest royals, Prime Minister and Vice President of the United Arab Emirates, and the constitutional moarch of Dubai. A big horseracing fan, he built the greatest horseracing empire the world has ever seen. He owns the Darley Stud, the biggest horse breeding operation in the world with farms in the United States, Ireland, England and Australia.
Be a philanthropis, like Bill Gates
Bill Gates, father of Microsoft, sold, in 1994, some of his Microsoft stock to create the William H. Gates Foundation and in 2000, Gates and his wife combined three family foundations into one to create the charitable Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. It is the largest charitable foundation in the world.