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Considered to be the wealthiest family in the history of humankind, Rothschild family is controversial as it's appealing. There is no record of the total assets the family owns mainly because of the secretive nature they tend to adopt. If speculations are to be believed, then the members of the Rothschild family have a collective net worth of a whopping $350 billion. It is safe to say that the family has more money than one can even imagine what to do with.
Media mostly covers all those who are famous, and this secretive family has maintained its distance from the spotlight. Hereby, ensuring that their name doesn't get dragged through the mud when it comes to the accumulation of wealth by turning their finger around. There is so much yet to be known about the family. It has been very influential across the globes when it came down to taking important decisions regarding global matters.
Hence, there are some very interesting facts related to the family including wars, secret societies, incest, using the leaders as their puppets, owning world banks and so much more. Here are some fascinating and dark secrets about the Rothschild family that will give you goosebumps.
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One way to which they kept the money flowing in their won veins is by marrying each other. Not something which can be either considered romantic or legal but a price one pays to stay the most powerful family in the world is not always alluring. The momentum of incest was commenced by the founder of the family himself, i.e., Mayer Amschel Rothschild. He set the options for the female members of the family to minimal options as they were to inherit any wealth only in the case they marry their own cousins.
The Federal Reserve Bank system is where the US keeps the majority of its money, and a major Federal Reserve Bank is situated in New York, which is owned by people living outside the country. It is widely believed that both the Rothschild and the Rockefeller family had a lot of say in the US Federal Reserve.
However, to what extent they have an interest in it is highly debatable.
In the year 2004, Nathan Mayer Rothschild and Sons got out of the gold and any other precious metal business as they gave up their place to Barclays. The trend of them setting the gold price started in 1919 when the five leaders of the industry came together twice a day to fix the price, hence, giving the family immense power over people holding gold as a valuable asset. Some argue that they still fix the price to this very date.
Money can lead to evil thoughts that are not ideal for the benefit of anyone. Some of the members of the Rothchild family are considered to have a never dying hunger for power. Their interest in the politics of their country was beyond normal. They considered themselves above the law or the lawmakers. It is believed that Amschel Rothschild once said that "Give me control of the economics of a country, and I care not who makes her laws."
They were of the belief that they can set their own rules and regulations as long as they have enough money to do that. And putting into consideration the amount of wealth they had, they were above the queen, prime ministers, kings and the presidents.
Being the controllers of half the money in the world, it gave the Rothschild family enormous power over the world. They funded almost every war that took place in the past 200 years from the World Wars to the Napoleon Wars. They gave loans to the governments, not individuals.
Some people who entered the threshold of the Rothschild family claims that the family is full of Satanist worshippers. Moreover, there will be a separate spot on the table for the dark lord himself on which no one was allowed to sit. The confirmation of these rumors has been nil.
Apparently, Nathan Rothschild owned the entire finances of the England after the Battle of Waterloo. Due to his connections, he got to know that the battle of Waterloo could be won whereas others thought that it was a lost cause.
It is believed that after this Nathan had sold all his stock in the British government and when everyone else noticed him doing so, they imitated him reducing the prices of the stocks to dust. After this Nathan purchased all the stocks, literally owning the England's finances which made him even more powerful.
Even though the family is undeniably the richest in the world, their individual names have never been listed in the Forbes. According to claims, they have assets worth of $350 billion. One of the primary reasons the money in the family deluded was the spreading of the bloodline.
There are numerous conspiracy theories related to the Freemasons and the Illuminati but major talks regarding the same begin with the Rothschild family. There are a lot of clues that lead to the idea of the world's richest family's connection to the secret societies a bit realistic. As the Rothschild family was present during the signing of the treaty which marked the end of war, it is said that a part of the treaty included that the family will take over the Bavarian Illuminati founded in 1776.
The pictures back from 1972 don't help the rumor of them being associated with secret societies. Firstly, the invitations were written in reverse so that one needs a mirror to read them and secondly, the lights in the front of the buildi ng were red in color.
To add to this, they wore masks of different styles along with animal heads. Creepy, if you ask me.