Money is volatile. One moment you have it all and another moment, "Poof!" and it's gone.
While people spend tons of money buying their favorite car or favorite jewelry; keeping all your possessions up-to-date is tough. Maintenance-cost now-a-days are soaring as high as Burj-Al-Arab.
These people who have desperately tried to fix a few things with wit and they are damn close in doing so.