wealthy

Work

Drugs, Money Laundering and Rehab: What It's Really Like to Work on a Super Yacht

"Many captains start to party too much, and so they become lazy, lose their job as a result and go bankrupt because they've started living a life they couldn't afford."
Arkasha Keysers
11.22.18
Motherboard

Cryptocurrencies Were Never Good for Anybody But the Rich

Bitcoin started as a populist alternative to government money—or was it just the rich getting richer all along?
Ed Zitron
4.23.18
Luxury Week

Why Rich People Are Obsessed With Owning Exotic Animals

Is buying a tiger a rite of passage for the ultra rich?
Sarah Emerson
9.26.16
Travel

All the Terrible Things Rich People Do on Vacation

Unwinding from the stress that comes with having sold your soul to the devil is hard, you know.
VICE Staff, Illustrations by Dan Evans
7.14.16
News

Is Vancouver the Tax Haven Capital of Canada?

Panama Papers data shows Metro Vancouver has the highest concentration of links to offshore firms in the country. We asked an international investment and migration expert what's going on.
Sarah Berman
6.1.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Smart, Rich People Have Started Voting for Trump

People with a few degrees and six-figure salaries have started to consider the orange menace a viable option for president.
Helen Donahue
4.28.16
Comics!

Phil Gets a New Pet in Today's Comic from Jim Pluk

In our new comic series from Colombian artist Jim Pluk, 'Phil the Punk' sees something he wants online and, like always, he gets it.
Jim Pluk
2.4.16
NEW

A Holiday Dinosaur Fossil Gift Giving Guide, Specifically for Nicolas Cage

There are plenty of ways to indulge your 'Jurassic Park' fantasies without harming science in the process.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.24.15
News

Inside the Abandoned Lair of Russia's Donald Trump

This is the story of Russian oligarch Sergei Polonsky's adventures in exile on his private island covered with stone penises, and what's left of his crumbling empire.
Charles Rollet
12.22.15
Stuff

What It's Like to Be an Interior Designer for Really, Really Rich People

An interior designer, who works with A-list clients who spend upwards of $50,000 a room, explains the sociopathy and delusional thinking that comes with disposable incomes.
Zach Sokol
10.3.15
Toronto

Dissident Architects Can Leak Building Plans on This Dark Web Site

A dark web site for dissident architects to help average people take control of their cities.
Jordan Pearson
9.3.15
Stuff

What the Rich Kids of Tehran Instagram Tells Us About Iranian Youth Culture

Shameless Insta-bragging or a message of political defiance?
Micha Barban Dangerfield
6.3.15
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