Sometimes truth is actually harder to believe than fiction. This story is one of them. In 1973, 16-year-old oil heir…
The playgrounds of the rich.
A fortune-into-misfortune disaster.
Ballin’ without borders.
Including $421m on a de Kooning painting and $336m on an NYC apartment.
Though losing that title is likely the last thing on his mind.
And you thought Oprah was loaded.
Requiring customised financing for mortgages, yachts or planes, and the ability to borrow against art or investment portfolios.
As we all continue to make an honest living, occasionally flirting with the thought of coming up with the next big…