Go Inside An $18 Million Brooklyn Mega-Mansion | Secret Lives Of The Super Rich

Go Inside An $18 Million Brooklyn Mega-Mansion | Secret Lives Of The Super Rich

This modern waterfront estate is one of New York City’s most unique properties and at $18 million it’s one of the most expensive in all of Brooklyn. One of the architects intentions with building the home was to bring the outside in and there are over 80 windows in this house, so every single room […]

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Why Apple Products Are So Expensive | So Expensive

Why Apple Products Are So Expensive | So Expensive

In 2016, the iPhone 7 started at $649. Three years later, Apple’s flagship iPhone cost 54% more. It’s even more dramatic for the Mac Mini. When Apple released its new model, the price increased by 60%. These prices bring in huge profits for Apple. As the US’s first trillion-dollar company, Apple’s market cap is higher […]

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Why Nike Air Jordans Are So Expensive | So Expensive

Why Nike Air Jordans Are So Expensive | So Expensive

[Narrator] This is the Jordan 1 Retro Fragment. It originally retailed for $185 in 2014. But today a pair can resell for up to $2,000. And this is the Yeezy Boost 350 V2 Core Black/Red, which retailed at $220 in 2016 and now resells for $900. The Fragment’s resale value more than doubles its competition. […]

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Sneaky Ways Movie Theaters Get You To Spend More Money

Sneaky Ways Movie Theaters Get You To Spend More Money

So, I just saw the new “Spider-Man.” The ticket cost $12, my popcorn was $8, the candy was $4.50, and my soda was $6. That’s over $30 for just one person. Movie theaters are like theme parks or carnivals. Once inside, you play by their rules. And if you’re like me, you spend way more […]

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Why Cashmere Is So Expensive | So Expensive

Why Cashmere Is So Expensive | So Expensive

– [Narrator] Cashmere is one of the most sought-after fibers in the world. Its fine hairs are softer, lighter and can be up to three times more insulating than sheep wool. It’s been a prized material for centuries, but its quality comes at a cost, and a luxury cashmere jumper could cost you well over […]

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Why Tiger Fugu Is So Expensive | So Expensive

Why Tiger Fugu Is So Expensive | So Expensive

You’ve probably heard of fugu, the deadly puffer-fish delicacy served across Japan. The Japanese eat 10,000 tons of the fish every year, but in high season, it could cost you $265 per kilo. So what makes this dish so expensive? This video contains footage of a fish being killed. There are over 120 species of […]

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Sneaky Ways Walmart Gets You To Spend Money

Sneaky Ways Walmart Gets You To Spend Money

With over 5,000 stores in the U.S. and over $500 billion in revenue, Walmart is officially the biggest retailer in America. If you’re going into Walmart, you’re on a treasure hunt to find the best bargains out there. And while you’re busy finding good deals, you may not realize that Walmart uses sneaky tactics to […]

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How Customs At JFK Searches 1 Million Mail Packages A Day

How Customs At JFK Searches 1 Million Mail Packages A Day

About 1 million packages arrive at John F. Kennedy International Airport every day. And just like travelers have to go through customs, so do international packages. The US Customs and Border Protection, or CBP, is tasked with screening all of them. They’re looking for anything that isn’t legally allowed in the US; certain foods, animals, […]

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Why Pink Himalayan Salt Is So Expensive | So Expensive

Why Pink Himalayan Salt Is So Expensive | So Expensive

Narrator: This is pink Himalayan salt. It may look pretty, but a pinch of this stuff will cost you, and 100 grams of pink Himalayan salt can cost up to 20 times the price of generic table salt. So why is it so expensive? Pink Himalayan salt has gathered a cult following. Its supporters claim […]

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