Posts tagged ‘rich list’

May 2, 2012

Rich List Women

The top 5 women in the Sunday Times Rich List are said to be there by default, meaning that they are there through divorce or inheritance write Jane Martinson in the Guardian. In fact the 8th woman in the list, Dame Mary Perkins, founder of Specsavers, is the first woman to accumulate her fortune of £870million through her own business venture and is 84th on the overall list. Apparently, there are no men in the Sunday Times Rich List who have amassed a fortune through marriage or inheritance. What none of them have inherited a family business that their father built????

Martinson suggests that this is no triumph for feminism but I do beg to differ?

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August 15, 2011

Who Wants To Be A Skillionaire?

If someone in your family is feeling down that they didn’t get the grades for university or they don’t want to go into further education and a could be a little confused as to what they should do, a new rich list might give them a boost or inspiration.

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