10 holiday gifts for the 1 percent

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    The holidays are a little different when you're a 1 percenter. The rest of the world might be content with video games, new wallets or jewelry from the stores at the mall, but the megarich get gifts like the $500 million yacht that Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich received a few years back.

    Indeed, when you have a bottomless bank account, a whole new world of shopping possibilities opens up. Luxury gifts range from the sublime to the ridiculous, from gilded necessities like fancy toothbrushes to over-the-top conversation pieces like a miniature racetrack.

    Read on for 10 holiday gifts that might appear under the trees of the extremely wealthy this holiday.

  • Kim Peterson

    Kim Peterson is a financial journalist covering business and the economy. She has written for several online and print publications, including MSN Money and The Seattle Times.