The old song may say that, "It's the end of the world as we know it," but some billionaires aren't feeling too fine about any end-of-the-world prophecies. There is no shortage of crazy things that rich people will do to fend off the apocalypse and their money can afford them unheard of (and unnecessary) defense-motivated luxuries.
From extravagant bunkers that can ward off zombies to their penchant for getting elective surgery now (as opposed to post-doomsday, when healthcare will presumably be in short supply), the wealthy are sparing no expense in their quest for survival. Though end-of-the-world planning varies slightly from rich person to rich person, there are some commonalities, such as stocking up on food and having bombproof digs. The super rich refuse to be unprepared.
Read on to learn more about their safety-spending habits.
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