In 2020, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex bowed out of life as working royals and sought to begin life as regular citizens in California. Stepping away from Buckingham Palace, the pair said they sought to “carve out a progressive new role” and work to become “financially independent.”
The fact that Prince Harry comes from considerable wealth isn’t in doubt, and Meghan brought her own personal wealth to the marriage, too.
Before marrying Prince Harry, Meghan Markle was believed to be worth $5million (£4.4million) and her fortune has only grown since.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Meghan and Harry now have a combined net worth of $60million (£49million).
Prior to her well-publicised marriage, Meghan had garnered a reputation as an actress on the series Suits.
The outlet reported she earned an estimated $50,000 (£41,000) per episode of the show, with potential earnings of $4million (£3.3million) for all her time on the show.
He shared that he wasn’t “walking away” from his family but rather escaping the press coverage he received as a royal, saying “I did what any husband, what any father would do.”
Harry received a sizable $10million (£8million) inheritance from his late mum Princess Diana, which he and Meghan largely relied on when they first financially separated from the Crown according to Forbes.
The couple’s wealth is mostly held in their…