5 Celebrities Who Still Worry About Money

Posted by PZ on February 24th, 2015

Just because they’ve made some money and have successful careers, doesn’t mean they should spend carelessly. These 5 celebrities have all revealed that they live frugally and save, often still worrying about their future financial situations. Some grew up with little money and say they now don’t take a cent for granted, while others just believe in being sensible no matter how much money they’re making currently, because they don’t know how long it will last.

Ashley Greene

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Ashley has always lived frugally: “I’m lucky because my dad taught me to be frugal and save. And that’s important because I want to know that I don’t have to take an acting job for two or three years if I don’t want to and that I’ll still be able to make my house and car payments and buy food for my dogs.”

Jay Leno
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Jay worked hard from a young age and still saves most of his money: “When I was a kid, I had two jobs. I worked at a Ford dealership and at a McDonald’s. I’d spend the money from one job and save the money from the other. That’s still the way I am now. I live on the money I make as a comedian, and I put all the TV money in the bank. I’ve never spent a dime of TV money—ever.”

Kevin Spacey
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Kevin has always valued money and that hasn’t change with success: “I still worry about money. I came from a modest middle-class family. My mother was the main breadwinner, my father was unemployed a lot, and I saw how difficult that was and I saw what it did to him. I was determined I was not going to be like that.”

Mariska Hargitay
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Mariska grew up with very little money and so still worries about having enough: “I constantly worry about money. I make a lot now but I don’t feel that way because I was poor and had no money for a lot longer than I’ve had… I’m saving money to live on, for the future.”

Tyra Banks
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Tyra has always saved her money: “I am frugal. I’ve always been this way. When I was young, my mom would give me my allowance, and I’d peel off a little each week and have some to spare.”







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