As documented in this article, Amelia Riis’ son, Kenneth Patrizio Riis, owns properties all around the USA. What about Amelia Riis, then? She always complained how poor she was, and that the Government and all her lawyers had ran away with all her money. She had nothing left and had barely money enough to by some chocolate now and then, as she and her husband put it. But, again, was this the truth?