Multi-millionaire Joey Essex, 32, says he is rich enough to RETIRE thanks to reality TV appearances and lucrative brand deals
Multi-millionaire Joey Essex is rich enough to retire at 32 – after stockpiling enough cash to put his feet up.
But despite having millions in the bank, the Essex-born star has stressed he is not ready to give up work yet.
When asked if he was able to retire, he told the Sun: ‘I guess I could, but I feel like it depends how much you enjoy your job.
Wow! Multi-millionaire Joey Essex is rich enough to retire at 32 – after stockpiling enough cash to put his feet up (pictured June 2022)
‘I quite enjoy my job, so it’s never really about the money, it’s always about keeping myself busy and just being happy.
‘I’m only 32 — the best is yet to come.’
Joey’s fortune comes after he starred in The Only Way is Essex from 2011 until 2013 and used the fame that came with it to become a stalwart of reality TV.
Still working: But despite having millions in the bank, the Essex-born star has stressed he is not ready to give up work yet
He finished fourth place in the 2013 series of I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here and won the second season of The Jump a year later.
Joey, who is famed for his occasionally dopey responses, also fronted a series named Educating Joey Essex – in which he learned about various topics.
After being a perennial guest on Celebs Go Dating in recent years, Joey has also appeared on Celebrity Ex on the Beach, Celebrity MasterChef and appeared on 2022 series of the Australian I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here.
Stolen: Joey was robbed of designer accessories worth more than £8,000, including a £1,900 grey Maison Goyard bag, after his Essex home was ransacked by thieves earlier this year
Joey’s ventures branch beyond appearances on television with investment in several products – including his signature ‘Fusey’ brand of aftershaves and hair care products.
The revelation of his riches comes despite being robbed robbed of designer accessories amounting to more than £8,000 in January.
Joey was left ‘horrified and shaken,’ after discovering his £3 million Essex home had been ransacked by thieves, and said he was desperate to be reunited with his belongings.
Among other items, thieves stole a black Fendi rucksack worth about £4,500, which he could be seen sporting in a snap shared on Instagram.
Joey has also lost a mustard Louis Vuitton weekend bag worth £2,500, and a £1,900 grey Maison Goyard cross-body bag.
A source in January close to Joey told MailOnline that the star is still searching for other items that have been taken.
They said: ‘Some of the items are very distinctive and Joey hopes will help identify those responsible.’
Oh no: A source in January close to Joey told MailOnline that the star is still searching for other items that have been taken
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