Who is the poorest 'RHOSLC' housewive with a net worth of just $1 million?
One of the main criteria for becoming a housewife on Bravo's hit series 'Real Housewives' is to be wealthy and have a certain social status. So, it comes as no surprise that all the ladies we see on our screens are fairly wealthy and lead a lifestyle that many can only dream of. If you ever watched an episode of 'Real Housewives of Salt Lake City' you might have noticed the extravagant parties that the housewives often throw, their designer outfits and, of course, the beautiful huge mansions that almost all the ladies seem to reside in.
While we often discuss the richest housewives and fixate on their fabulous lifestyle, we thought it would be a nice change to have a look at who the poorest housewife of the franchise is. Although all these housewives are wealthier than most people, unfortunately, it still isn't enough when your co-stars have an even more impressive net worth. Read on to find out which housewife's net worth pales in comparison to her co-stars.
1. Lisa Barlow: $5 million
Lisa Barlow aka the "Sundance Queen" is easily one of the most ambitious and hardworking housewives on the show. From encouraging her young sons to set up their own business to investing in it, Lisa is truly a smart parent and businesswoman. While her husband, John Barlow, continues to complain about his wife's workaholic nature, the housewife seems to show no signs of slowing down. Lisa dabbles in running her own marketing company and a tequila distillery company with her husband. The housewife has been very vocal about her desire to turn her brand into a billion-dollar empire and looking at her work ethic, and already current net worth of $5M, we wouldn't be surprised if the housewife's net worth continues to go in an upward direction.
2. Mary Cosby: $5 million
Just a glance at Mary's vast collection of designer outfits is enough to give you an indication of how wealthy the housewife is. Thanks to her family's wealth and fortune, the housewife inherited several businesses and a Church-owned by her family. All her family's profitable ventures resulted in the housewife's net worth rounding up to an impressive $ 5 million. While she isn't busy shopping or organizing her huge collection of clothes, the housewife serves as the First Lady of her Church.
3. Whitney Rose: $3 million
Today Whitney's net worth might be an impressive $ 3 million, but the housewife hasn't had the easiest journey in life, About ten years ago, the housewife had to give up everything to be with the love of her life, her husband Justin. She was removed from the Mormon Church, as she began having an affair with Justin while she was married to someone else, and also while he was married to someone else. But the couple were head over heels in love with each other, so they decided not to let the society's perceptions and opinions influence their decision, and went ahead with divorcing their partners to get married to each other. Ever since then Whitney set up her own skincare line called Iris and Beau, which helped her grow her net worth.
4. Jen Shah: $3 million
From her beautiful "Shah Chalet" to an entourage of six assistants, Jen Shah ensures that everybody knows the housewife has enough money. As a founder of three successful companies, Jen managed to rake in a net worth of $3 million. Jen is married to Sharrief Shah, a football coach at University of Utah.
5. Heather Gay: $1.7 million
Heather was once considered a member of Mormon royalty, but unfortunately, her divorce from her husband ended up with the housewife finding herself outcast from society, as divorce is frowned upon in their community. For the longest time, Heather depended on her husband for financial support, but she eventually decided to take charge of her life and set up her own med-spa business called The Beauty Lab and Laser, which provides medical treatments such as botox. Thanks to her successful business and financial support from her former husband, Heather has managed to amass a net worth of $1.7 million. Considering she's currently the fan-favorite housewife of the show, her net worth is only bound to go in the upward direction.
5. Meredith Marks: $1 million
In case you were wondering who the poorest housewife is among the Salt Lake City housewives, then it's none other than Meredith Marks. The jewelry designer who is best known for her high-end jewelry that's favored by several celebrities such as Rihanna, Charlize Theron and Hannah Brown has a net worth of $ 1 million. Prior to launching her own jewelry business, Meredith worked in real-estate and was even invested in a health club, but eventually found her passion for designing beautiful pieces of jewelry and pursued it despite having no formal training or education in that area.