Regardless of what sport they play, professional athletes are quite well compensated. And these athletes come from all different backgrounds. Some come from middle-class families, while others come from poverty. They all have different reactions to encountering a big windfall.
Of course, many players can’t spend their money fast enough and buy fancy houses and luxury cars. Other athletes know that careers are short and the money won’t last forever. Below is a list of some of the most frugal, as well as some of the most extravagant superstars.
King – Floyd Mayweather Jr.
There are few athletes who are more willing to flash their wealth than Floyd Mayweather Jr. And it kind of works for the boxer thanks to the massive amount of money he makes. He has an estimated net worth of $750 million.
The talented pugilist not only has a fleet of luxury cars, but he also owns his own private jet. Mayweather Jr. also lives large in a gigantic mansion in his adopted hometown of Las Vegas, Nevada.