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There are smart ways young adults can attain financial security—from opening automatic savings plans to enrolling in company benefit plans.

Five generations after it was founded, Leinenkugel Brewing is still run by the family and still trying to help those who just can't pronounce the name.

Why Nike's plan to sell wearables is not working Mon, 21 Apr '14 | 10:28 AM ET

Nike laid off workers in its Fuelband division, showing that selling activity trackers and other wearables is not easy, even for a fitness company.

Coolest cars from the New York Auto Show Wed, 16 Apr '14 | 4:21 PM ET
The Maserati GranTurismo on display during the first press preview day at the 2014 New York International Auto Show April16, 2014 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York.

From practical production models to crazy concepts, a look at some of the freshest, coolest cars debuting at the New York International Auto Show.

Kraft Foods announced that they are recalling 96,000 pounds of hot dogs due to incorrect labeling on packages of their classic wieners that could actually contain cheese dogs.

Kraft Foods is recalling about 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners because the packages may instead contain hot dogs made with milk.

The Netflix for digital camera rentals Mon, 21 Apr '14 | 10:28 AM ET

Lumoid is a new company that lets consumers rent digital cameras, Re/code reports. They could become a go-to source for photo buffs.

Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz (L) poses for a 'selfie' with President Barack Obama during a ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House to honor the 2013 World Series champion Boston Red Sox on April 1, 2014.

The slugger hit a grand slam of controversy with a selfie co-starring President Obama. Will he repeat the feat?

Horseshoe Casino, Cincinnati, Ohio

Some of the states with the most gambling revenue, such as Iowa, may surprise you

Massachusetts State Police stand guard prior to the start of the Boston Marathon on April 21, 2014 in Hopkington, Massachusetts.

Guarded by extra police officers and monitored by more security cameras, 36,000 runners will step off in the town of Hopkinton on Monday.

Five things to know about Alibaba Wed, 7 May '14 | 3:11 AM ET
A hand-painted wall showing the Alibaba's international business at the Alibaba Group headquarters on March 29, 2014 in Hangzhou.

With the IPO - the largest in tech history - just around the corner, here are five things you need to know about Alibaba.

London's top bankers strip for a good cause Thu, 17 Apr '14 | 10:27 AM ET
London's top bankers strip for a good cause

Bare-chested and singing, some of the City's top bankers ripped off their business attire in a video for a fundraiser.

Victoria's Secret angels make move to London Tue, 15 Apr '14 | 10:50 AM ET
Model Adriana Lima walks the runway at the 2013 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show.

Victoria's Secret's annual fashion show will head to London this year.

How 'Facebook' may fade from consciousness Thu, 17 Apr '14 | 6:02 PM ET

Facebook’s innovation engine may have stalled, but Mark Zuckerberg has been revamping the way it creates and distributes new services. NYT reports.

Investments and the ghost of Bernie Madoff Sat, 19 Apr '14 | 10:05 AM ET
Bernie Madoff

Is there a specific rate of return for an investment that should set off alarm bells in your head?

Watch CNBC's 'Bitcoin Uprising' Wed, 16 Apr '14 | 8:51 AM ET

Click here to watch the new digital documentary on the virtual currency that captured the market's imagination.

Hobbyists frustrated with traditional markets and able to sit on investments for decades are turning to tangible assets, such as rare stamps.

Holy guacamole! Chipotle to raise prices soon Thu, 17 Apr '14 | 9:17 AM ET

Chipotle's feeling the food cost pinch too and plans to pass along some of its increased costs to customers soon.

In a shocking new model, two economists show why "secular stagnation" is possible.

Happy birthday...to us! Thu, 17 Apr '14 | 6:00 AM ET

On April 17, 1989, CNBC made its humble debut. Twenty-five years later, it is a recognized leader in business news across multiple platforms.

Scenes from South Korea's ferry disaster Thu, 17 Apr '14 | 9:00 PM ET

A South Korean ferry capsized off Jindo island on April 16 in what could be the country's worst maritime accident in two decades.

Gamblers don’t always bet money, and they don't always bet at casinos. Here are strange items that people have bet with, and odd dares that they bet on.

Forget Spotify! Cassettes are making a comeback Thu, 17 Apr '14 | 10:32 AM ET

Music buyers still prefer to purchase their tunes in physical format – CDs and even cassettes – rather than download them.

Job prospects for this year's college graduates have changed a lot from last year, according to a new survey.

Some RFID gaming chips have the ability to not only cut casino's cheating losses, but also track an individual player bet by bet.

Visitors enter the Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, N.J.

New Jersey casino is reimbursing players in a poker tournament that was suspended after counterfeit chips were discovered.

The worst state to do business is ... ? Wed, 16 Apr '14 | 10:45 AM ET
The Bridge Street Bridge, Passaic River and Newark skyline are seen from Harrison, New Jersey.

Reforms in the New York budget have made that state a better place for business, according to Tax Foundation analysis. Which state came in last?

Parents around the globe consider the U.S. one of best places to send their kids to university, but U.S. parents aren't so sure, an HSBC survey said.

A customer looks at the new Samsung Electronics Co. Galaxy S5 smartphone on display at a Best Buy Co. store in San Francisco, California, U.S..

Samsung Electronics is spending more to build its new flagship Galaxy S5 than the previous model despite a slowdown in the high-end smartphone market.

In a file photo dated December 8, 2005, U.S. soldiers have lunch at 'Burger King' at a military base in southern Baghdad.

Increased wages and benefits for federal contract workers on military bases could result in job losses, The Fiscal Times reports.

Don’t audit me because I’m beautiful. Supermodel Gisele Bundchen recently told a Brazilian news site that she was audited by the IRS after she was listed on Forbes' Supermodel Rich List. The former Victoria's Secret model has been on the Forbes list for seven straight years.

There are only two ways sure-fire ways to reduce your chances of getting audited by the IRS: keep your taxes simple, and don't make a lot of money.Rich people don't have that choice, of course.