All they want is love. Everyone else wants their fortune. Based on historical research, As The Money Burns is a deep exploration into the lives of actual heirs and heiresses to some of America’s most famous fortunes and what happens when the Great Depression hits.A narrative podcast that explores history, psychology, and finance.
By Invitation Only
The time is finally here. A debutante is coming out. It’s going to be THE grand event everyone wants to attend. But first, things first, everyone must gather for tea.
The invitations have been sent, and soon we’ll learn who is in and out.
#DorisDuke, #BarbaraHutton, #debutanteball, #CarolineAstor, #AlvaVanderbilt, #LouiseVanAlen, #PrinceMdivani
Events leading up to Louise Van Alen’s debutante ball puts everyone high alert as it becomes who has been invited and who hasn’t. Prince Alexis Mdivani, Frank Shields, Jakey Astor, and the Van Alen brothers make their ways at the necessary activities, while the invited Doris Duke and Prince realize Barbara Hutton is not included.
Score: Love - All
It’s that exciting time of year – tennis in Newport. When a movie star handsome tennis champion and future Wimbledon star comes and challenges our reigning Prince’s dominance.
The originating point of zero in tennis is called Love, and that’s the game our heiresses are most interested in playing. Ready to keep score over who will win our heiresses’ hearts?
#FrankShields, #WilliamTilden, #BigBillTilden, #RogerFederer, #BrookeShields, #AndreAgassi, #Wimbledon, #tiebreak, #StefanEdenberg
Teen tennis champion Frank Shields wins hearts both on and off the court. Prince Alexis is not happy with this new competition.
Wall Street Crash - 91st Anniversary
A special episode commemorating the 91st Anniversary of the 1929 Wall Street Crash. Details of the worst day of the New York stock market that led to the Great Depression. A recap of the primary heirs and heiresses of America’s most famous fortunes...
Tales of Two Princes
Another prince comes to visit with his heiress wife. In a world where young heiresses dream of romantic love, this couple is the epitome of relationship goals. Only will his presence cause problems for the current reigning royal?#RussianRevolution,...
A Small Sum
There’s a lot of commotion when a $100 grand goes missing, but why is that a problem for multi-millionaires?Trust in love and money can be dangerous things when mixed together.#CobinaWright, #NanalineDuke, #cheaters, #CircusBall, #ProMusica,...
Richest Boy Meets Richest Girl
Parental conflict pushes an heiress into a match with a neighboring though equally challenging heir. The chance of finally having a loving warm maternal bond proves more than alluring.#BarbaraHutton, #DorisDuke, #HuntingtonHartford, #APGroceryStore,...