The Queen may be financially supporting Prince Harry and Meghan Markle (for now, anyway) but she's not as rich as you might think.

Elizabeth II has a net worth of $442.92 million (340 million), derived from a grant from taxpayers and two additional income sources, The Sunday Times estimated in 2016. That's still more than the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, who have a shared fortune of $30 million, Business Insider previously reported.

Nonetheless, the young couple announced their decision to "step back as 'senior' members of the Royal Family" and work towards financial independence in a statement released on January 8.

Here's how the British royal family makes their fortune.

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