Rich house poor house is touching and fun show about being human and living in Finland – country ranked by the UN’s World Happiness Report as the happiest country in the world. In the series participants from two different social classes swap their lives for a week. Twenty households are taking part, of which half is poor and the other half has money to spend worth thousands of euros.
Does money bring happiness? What is the kind of luck everybody can afford? During the one-week trial period the penniless get the weekly budget of the rich. The rich have to try and get along with the shoestring budget of the penniless. In addition, the participants change homes and lifestyles for a week. We promise you great feelings – worth the whole money.
Rich house poor house premiers today on Channel Four and Ruutu