Sarah Ferguson net worth: How much is Duchess Of York worth? How does she earn her money?
SARAH Ferguson will watch her daughter Princess Eugenie walk down the aisle on Friday – but how much is she worth in her own right?
As Prince Andrew’s ex-wife, Sarah, the Duchess of York was part of one of the richest families in the world.
But Fergie has been without the Royal purse for decades after splitting from the Duke of York in the 1990s following the infamous toe-sucking scandal.
The savvy 58-year-old has maintained a high standard of living by amassing her own fortune through her a plethora of corporate roles and appearances.
Sarah is a writer, spokeswoman, public speaker and television personality.
Her numerous on screen appearances in the US have also kept the redhead in the public eye, enabling her to earn an enviable sum.
How much is the Duchess Of York worth? How does she earn her money?
The Duchess is worth about £764,000, equivalent to one million US dollars, says TheRichest.com.
Her huge wealth has been help in part by lucrative deals such as a long-term stint as a Weight Watchers spokeswoman.
Fergie has worked with major brands including Avon Cosmetics and British fine china company Wedgwood.
The mother-of-two has also earned thousands of royalties from her writing career, including the Budgie the Little Helicopter children’s series.
She wrote the autobiographies My Story in 1997 and Finding Sarah: A Duchess’s Journey to Find Herself in 2011.
Despite divorcing Prince Andrew more than 20 years ago, Fergie remains on good terms with her ex-husband.
Their relationship is so good they bought a £13 million chalet together in 2015 in the luxurious Verbier resort in Switzerland.
Verbier is where Princess Eugenie met her soon-to-husband Jack Brooksbank eight years ago.
Has the Duchess of York been bankrupt?
Despite being worth a cool one million dollars, the Duchess has had crippling money worries and ran up huge debts into the millions in the mid noughties.
Prince Andrew is said to have helped her avoid bankruptcy in 2011.
In April 2016, The Sun reported Sarah had to cash in her £150,000 Bentley for just £33,995 as she was “always short of cash”.
The duchess now lives in Royal Lodge in Windsor Great Park alongside Prince Andrew, who owns the property.
She has described the two as being “the happiest divorced couple in the world”.
Source: EXPRESS CO UK