What Elin's Divorce Settlement Could Buy

Elin Woods is rumored to be getting $700 million or more from Tiger in her divorce settlement. That's a hefty chunk of change, especially in a recession! So you have to wonder: What if all that money went to more, uh, worthy causes? The Root takes a look at the many woes that could be solved with a few hundred mil.

By: Aleesa Mann
Posted: July 8 2010 1:33 PM
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