Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, reportedly vowed to work in order to become financially independent in the month of January, when they quit their royal duties. An estimated of $100 Million deal with the online streaming service providing platform, Netflix, is helping to make them financially independent. Prince Harry and his 39-year-old wife, Meghan Markle, are no longer receiving money from the royal family, including the 71-year-old Prince Charles. According to a report from Newsweek, they stopped receiving money from the royal family after snagging a major deal with Netflix.

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
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This news caught fire when the couple said that they would be working to become financially independent, when they decided to step away from all of their royal duties and move out of England in the month of January. Their deal with the streaming giant, Netflix, is allowing them to produce various films, documentaries, and scripted shows, along with the programs for children. It is estimated that the deal is worth around $50 million and $100 million.

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This is quite a big opportunity and an epic chance for the couple who are also the parents of one-year-old son, Archie. At the time when they decided to take an exit from their royal duties, they made an announcement revealing the 95% of their total income for their private offices came from the estate of Prince Charles. Although, they have recently confirmed that they would stop receiving money from him once they become financially independent until the deal with Netflix, became public last week. Still, it was believed that they were independent.

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
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Meghan and Harry released a statement while announcing their deal with the streaming giant, and it said that their lives, both independent of each other and as a couple, have allowed them to understand the power of the human spirit, resilience and courage, and the need for connection. They also added that through their work, with a diverse environment and communities, to shine a light on the causes around the world and people. Their focus will be on creating content that informs people, along with giving them hope.

The couple concluded the statement by saying that as new parents, creating inspirational family programming is also necessary to them along with the powerful storytelling through a relatable and truthful lens.

 

 

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