Thousands Cash In on Pope’s Visit

Thousands Cash In on Pope’s Visit
Official Pope Francis items include a flag, bobblehead and bestseller plush toy.

While millions of Catholic faithful line the streets of Washington, D.C., New York City and Philadelphia to catch a glimpse of Pope Francis on his first visit to the United States, thousands hope to divine millions in profits from the pontiff’s six-day stay.

Check out some of the ways big corporations and individual entrepreneurs hope to cash in on a pope critical of capitalism.

Read Next

7 Big Purchases You Should Never Make
7 Big Purchases You Should Never Make

Sometimes a big-ticket purchase is nothing more than a big waste of money.

17 Unusual Things You Can Clean in a Dishwasher
17 Unusual Things You Can Clean in a Dishwasher

Many everyday items do not require meticulous hand washing.

5 Ways to Slash Your Tax Bill as a Retiree
5 Ways to Slash Your Tax Bill as a Retiree

Here’s how to keep Uncle Sam’s mitts away from your nest egg.

View this page without ads

Help us produce more money-saving articles and videos by subscribing to a membership.

Get Started

Comments

Trending Stories