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PRESENTING: The 12 most prestigious preschools in New York City

New York City is arguably one of the most competitive landscapes for private preschools in the US. With limited class sizes, legacy policies, and religious affiliations, it’s no wonder why every year, parents fight for a singular spot. “In order to get into private school kindergarten in NYC, children must […]
PRESENTING: The 12 most prestigious preschools in New York City
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Michelin-starred chefs are leaving their jobs to become private chefs for the ultra-rich, where they can make upwards of $14,000 a month

In recent years, more high-earners are looking to hire private Michelin-starred chefs. With people spending more time at home during the pandemic, the trend has increased. Kate Emery, who founded international chef placement company Amandine, says chefs in these permanent private roles can earn upwards of $US11,750 to $US14,100 per […]
Michelin-starred chefs are leaving their jobs to become private chefs for the ultra-rich, where they can make upwards of $14,000 a month
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Wealthy families are hiring coaches and out-of-work camp counselors for private ‘summer camps’ to keep kids entertained while they’re stuck at home

Some ultrawealthy parents are hiring ex-camp counselors and coaches to create private “summer camps” for their kids in their own backyards, two high-end staffing agencies told Business Insider. Many parents are wary about sending their kids to sleepaway camps this summer as they typically do because of the continued spread […]
Wealthy families are hiring coaches and out-of-work camp counselors for private ‘summer camps’ to keep kids entertained while they’re stuck at home
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Wealthy New Yorkers are dropping $375 an hour on prep courses to get their kids into $50,000 ‘Baby Ivy’ kindergartens in an effort to eventually get them into top colleges

Wealthy New Yorkers go to great lengths to get their children accepted in the “Baby Ivies,” private preschools and kindergartens that cost around $US50,000 a year, reported Suzanne Woolley and Katya Kazakina for Bloomberg. Competition is high at the “Baby Ivies,” where 10% acceptance rates rival that of the “Grownup […]
Wealthy New Yorkers are dropping $375 an hour on prep courses to get their kids into $50,000 ‘Baby Ivy’ kindergartens in an effort to eventually get them into top colleges
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François Pinault just gave $109 million to help rebuild the Notre-Dame. Meet the French billionaire who owns Christie’s and founded the luxury giant behind Gucci.

The Pinault family finalised its $US109 million gift to help rebuild Notre-Dame on October 1, nearly six months after the cathedral caught fire, according to the Associated Press. François Pinault is the founder and owner of Kering luxury group, which includes several iconic fashion houses, including Gucci and Alexander McQueen. […]
François Pinault just gave $109 million to help rebuild the Notre-Dame. Meet the French billionaire who owns Christie’s and founded the luxury giant behind Gucci.
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The rich are richer than they have ever been — and it’s reflected in the private help they hire for their families, from stewards for their yachts to separate nannies for each kid

The needs of wealthy families have evolved drastically since the 1960s because “there’s never been wealth like there is now,” according to Seth Norman Greenberg, vice president of domestic staffing firm Pavillion Agency. In the 1960s, wealthy families had one or maybetwo homes, and now they tend to have four […]
The rich are richer than they have ever been — and it’s reflected in the private help they hire for their families, from stewards for their yachts to separate nannies for each kid
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The 28 richest American families, ranked

The US may not have any rich royals, but it does have rich families with net worths in the billions. These billionaire clans have accumulated their fortunes in vastly different ways, from publishing and cosmetics to retail and hotels. Keep reading to see the top 28 richest families in the […]
The 28 richest American families, ranked