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# wealthy - Monday 11 September, 2017

Four doctors and a pizzeria owner go on trial in Costa Rica for organ trafficking ring
# Wealthy Buyers
# Wealthy Buyers

Four doctors and a pizzeria owner go on trial in Costa Rica for organ trafficking ring

Sep 11th 2017, 9:51 PM 14,935 Views 31 Comments

The alleged ring was busted in 2013 with the arrests of the five men, suspected of carrying out 14 kidney transplants illegally.

# wealthy - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

There are almost 4,000 'property millionaires' in Ireland
# Daft Wealth Report
# Daft Wealth Report

There are almost 4,000 'property millionaires' in Ireland

Jul 18th 2017, 12:01 AM 25,983 Views 44 Comments

South County Dublin is the most expensive property market in the country, with an average property value of almost €550,000.

# wealthy - Monday 24 April, 2017

Trial begins of South African man accused of murdering family
# Cape Town
# Cape Town

Trial begins of South African man accused of murdering family

Apr 24th 2017, 9:42 PM 27,318 Views 0 Comments

Henri van Breda has blamed the murders on a masked intruder.

# wealthy - Thursday 4 June, 2015

An 'unnamed American rich dude' is selling a fleet of cars for €58 million
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

An 'unnamed American rich dude' is selling a fleet of cars for €58 million

Jun 4th 2015, 3:58 PM 18,372 Views 23 Comments

Someone is saying goodbye to quite a collection.

# wealthy - Monday 6 October, 2014

British millionaire pleads not guilty to murdering young bride on honeymoon in South Africa
# Trial
# Trial

British millionaire pleads not guilty to murdering young bride on honeymoon in South Africa

Oct 6th 2014, 12:17 PM 14,605 Views 13 Comments

Shrien Dewani’s wife was shot dead in 2010.

# wealthy - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

The architects behind London’s Olympic Stadium will build you a personal arena in your back garden for $30m
# Field Of Dreams
From The42
# Field Of Dreams

The architects behind London’s Olympic Stadium will build you a personal arena in your back garden for $30m

Dec 24th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,689 Views 3 Comments

Anyone stuck for last-minute present ideas?

# wealthy - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Here's why it's a good thing you didn't win the Euromillions
# Better Off
From The Daily Edge
# Better Off

Here's why it's a good thing you didn't win the Euromillions

Jun 26th 2013, 1:00 PM 34,813 Views 50 Comments

No really. You’ll feel much better about it once you’ve read this.

NERI publishes alternative approach to Ireland's budgetary policies
# Budget
# Budget

NERI publishes alternative approach to Ireland's budgetary policies

Jun 26th 2013, 12:05 PM 2,964 Views 9 Comments

The economic institute says using the promissory note savings, investing in a stimulus package and taxing the top 10 per cent of earners could reduce the government deficit to 3 per cent by 2015.

# wealthy - Friday 5 April, 2013

Column: This property tax is callous and a breach in democratic norms
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: This property tax is callous and a breach in democratic norms

Apr 5th 2013, 7:00 AM 52 Views 172 Comments

The Government has no democratic mandate from the electorate for a property tax. In fact, they were elected on the very opposite of commitments, writes Kieran Allen.

# wealthy - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Column: Taxing the wealthy is an option we need to look at
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Taxing the wealthy is an option we need to look at

Jan 17th 2013, 7:00 AM 49 Views 136 Comments

High earners and corporations – should they not ‘share the burden’ with the rest of us, asks Kieran Allen.

# wealthy - Thursday 22 November, 2012

How many Irish tax exiles have paid the 'rich tax' this year?
# Tax
# Tax

How many Irish tax exiles have paid the 'rich tax' this year?

Nov 22nd 2012, 4:12 PM 10,467 Views 31 Comments

The tax was introduced in 2010 to target wealthy Irish exiles who earn more than €1 million a year and also have assets of over €5 million in Ireland.

# wealthy - Sunday 14 October, 2012

Sports film of the week: Broke
# Movie Night
From The42
# Movie Night

Sports film of the week: Broke

Oct 14th 2012, 10:34 PM 1,527 Views 0 Comments

Billy Corden’s latest offering takes a look at how many athletes fail to properly manage their millions.

# wealthy - Monday 7 May, 2012

6 super-rich people who say 'tax me more'
# Tax Us
From The Daily Edge
# Tax Us

6 super-rich people who say 'tax me more'

May 7th 2012, 8:00 AM 7,875 Views 46 Comments

Higher taxes for higher earners – what a silly thought, right? But some of the world’s richest are in agreement.

# wealthy - Sunday 6 May, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

May 6th 2012, 11:00 AM 65 Views 3 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# wealthy - Sunday 18 September, 2011

Obama proposes new minimum tax for the wealthy
# Buffet Rule
# Buffet Rule

Obama proposes new minimum tax for the wealthy

Sep 18th 2011, 8:49 AM 525 Views 31 Comments

The new tax will ensure that millionaires pay at least the same rate as middle income taxpayers.

# wealthy - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Hey, millionaire, you think you're wealthy? You're not.
# Millionaires
# Millionaires

Hey, millionaire, you think you're wealthy? You're not.

Mar 15th 2011, 9:00 AM 1,020 Views 0 Comments

A survey by a investments company has said that millionaires only feel rich when they are worth about €5.4m.