We like to think that professional athletes have it all but we’re totally, utterly wrong. The truth is that all those riches only last as long as their career does. Once an athlete hits a certain age, they retire and stop earning as much money. Or do they? How much money they make really depends on whether or not they can parlay their talents into difference ventures. Today we’re going to look at 15 Athletes who made more money retired.
15. Oscar De La Hoya
The Mexican boxer became the 10-time champion during his prime, using his quickness, power, speed and smarts. “The Golden Boy” put his smarts, and nickname, to good use with a boxing promoting company, “Golden Boy Promotions.” If you’re looking at two fighters getting ready for a fight, look for the logo in the background.