A tongue-in-cheek effort to replace the bear on California's state flag with a camel is really meant to show just how serious the drought has become.» Read More
Half of Gen Xers and a third of baby boomers support kids and elderly parents, putting their own budgets and retirement plans in peril.
Thousands of fans are in Brazil to watch the 2014 World Cup soccer matches over the next month. Figures show they are the most costly games on record.
Many families are still supporting college grads, even after jobs are secured and student loans paid off. How do you cut the financial cord?
While bonds and interest rates have an inverse relationship, let’s be clear: Rising rates simply do not guarantee negative bond returns.
A Credit Suisse survey of real estate agents is proving that something other than snow is impacting home sales. May was another tepid month.
Eric Cantor's coming exit from Congress means that Wall Street won't have a key ally on Capitol Hill.
Volatility in stocks and commodities have plunged this year. So what's a trader to do?
The primary defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor shows how divided the Republican Party has become, Minority Whip Steny Hoyer tells CNBC.
The CNBC All-America Economic Survey finally finds some key measures of U.S. public opinion are recovering to their precrisis levels.
We know the super rich live in luxury, but did you ever wonder how their nonhuman best friends live? A peek at the secret lives of super-rich pets.
This bank's "sins" are 6 to 8 years old and the good things are all coming, value investor Bill Smead tells CNBC.
The collectible watch market is still going strong. A 1923 Patek Philippe sold at Sotheby's Tuesday for $2.965 million—more than twice the top estimate.
While consumer dining technology is not ubiquitous yet, large chains are examining a host of high-tech options to capture your restaurant dollar.
Hipmunk is finding a slightly younger user base by mixing nontraditional results in one place with tried-and-true airlines and hotels.
Apple, Starbucks and Fiat will come under the European Union (EU) spotlight with an investigation into how they avoided paying tax.
Most professional men place an incredible value on paternity leave, according to two new studies. Why are some men so reluctant to take it?
Blackstone exec Bruce Wrobel did well and wanted to do good—and that may have had tragic consequences.
A Florida law has condo owners up in arms after investors tried force them to sell their units as rental demand spikes.
Salesforce is betting that wearables in the workplace will be a big business opportunity.
A new study from PwC found that only 1 percent of consumers said online shopping is their primary way to purchase groceries.