- Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, announced today that they will be stepping back from their roles as senior members of the British royal family.
- In doing so, the couple plans to gain financial independence from the crown.
- Below, we track what financial independence means for this royal couple.
After a whirlwind end to 2019, the Sussexes officially announced that they will be stepping down as senior members of the royal family. Though they said that they will continue “to fully support Her Majesty The Queen,” Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan will also “work to become financially independent.” So what exactly does financial independence mean under royal circumstances?
From the Sovereign Grant to royal duchies, we answer all your burning questions about the details of the royals’ future financing here.
Prince William visits duchy home farm with Prince Charles in 2004.
From: Harper’s BAZAAR US