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The ultra-wealthy are dropping up to $50,000 on gold credit cards decked out with precious gems. Here’s a look at how they’re designed.

Rosan Diamond, a payment-card manufacturer, handcrafts credit cards made with gold, diamonds, and other precious gems. Designs range from pandas outlined in gold to reproductions of ancient frescoes bedazzled with hundreds of diamonds. The cards function on VISA Infinite and VISA Signature platforms, cost between $US18,000 and $US50,000, and never […]
The ultra-wealthy are dropping up to $50,000 on gold credit cards decked out with precious gems. Here’s a look at how they’re designed.
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A day in the life of a personal assistant to the ultra-wealthy, who spends her time tracking down the perfect Cartier watch for a client’s wife and planning out a surprise ski trip to the ‘Aspen of Japan’

Jennifer King is a personal assistant working at Insignia, a luxury lifestyle management service for millionaires and billionaires. Insignia was founded in Europe in 1996 and expanded stateside last year. Jennifer is one of the employees in Insignia’s New York City office. As one of several PAs in charge of […]
A day in the life of a personal assistant to the ultra-wealthy, who spends her time tracking down the perfect Cartier watch for a client’s wife and planning out a surprise ski trip to the ‘Aspen of Japan’
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The president of a luxury lifestyle management service for millionaires says there’s one key difference in how ultrawealthy Americans and Europeans travel — the degree of planning

Insignia, a 20-year-old European luxury personal concierge service for ultrawealthy individuals, recently made its way to the US. Business Insider spoke to Richard Lewis, the US president of Insignia, about how the service works and how it’s being implemented in the US. Lewis said Insignia clients mostly utilise the lifestyle […]
The president of a luxury lifestyle management service for millionaires says there’s one key difference in how ultrawealthy Americans and Europeans travel — the degree of planning
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The president of a luxury lifestyle management company says millionaires are avoiding ‘cookie cutter’ trips in favour of immersive experiences — and it’s changing how the ultrawealthy vacation

While the idea of luxury travel once immediately brought images of a Ritz-Carlton to mind, a newer trend is influencing how the ultra-wealthy vacation: “transformational travel.” Business Insider spoke to Richard Lewis, the US president of Insignia, a lifestyle management service, to determine how travel trends are changing, specifically in […]
The president of a luxury lifestyle management company says millionaires are avoiding ‘cookie cutter’ trips in favour of immersive experiences — and it’s changing how the ultrawealthy vacation