Billionaires are stockpiling land that could be used in the apocalypse — here’s where they’re going
|06/14/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
A rising number of American billionaires are channeling their inner Bear Grylls, and some are doing it in preparation for an apocalyptic event — be it viral epidemic, nuclear war, or cataclysmic pole shift.
Reid Hoffman, the cofounder of LinkedIn and a notable investor, told The New Yorker earlier this year he estimates more than 50% of Silicon Valley billionaires have bought some level of “apocalypse insurance,” like an underground bunker.
A new article in Forbes suggests the super-rich are making serious land grabs in America’s heartland, where the climate is mild and the locations are conducive to survivalism, farming, and read more >>>