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Most people don't examine their current Medicare plan—or even consider options. But enrollees need to do that every year, experts say.
Companies must be increasingly watchful of security failings at their smaller-sized vendors, a point of particular focus for cyberattacks.
Made famous by a clever tweet, Oreo was known as the real-time marketing king. But, after nearly 600 days, its reign came to an end.
The ex-CEO of Foxwoods Casino knew back in 2012 that he was in the mood for a career change. Boy, did he find one.
A new dating app called Luxy caters to wealthy singles by weeding out poor clients.
Meet a contingent of leaders and innovators that CNBC believes will have the greatest influence on business and society in 25 years.
Banker compensation may get more complicated and have fewer zeroes if the International Monetary Fund has a say.
The CDC director tells CNBC Ebola's spread in West Africa raises the possibility that the U.S. will see another patient with the disease.
A new OECD study compares the well-being in U.S. states with other regions around the world.
The GOP will attack the president on the Secret Service, intelligence on ISIS and Ebola's entrance into the U.S., Politico's Ben White says.
Falling oil and gas prices may give a fillip to the consumer—but that won't necessarily help the stock market.
A number of start-ups are creating unique portable gadgets to recharge your dead cellphone, but is the trend going against the curve?
Another week, another breach. It may seem like there's no way to protect your data. But if you think like a hacker, you can lower your risk.
Health savings accounts are a way to save tax-free for future medical costs, but they can also serve as another kind of retirement account.
Some financial advisors weigh in on what they think New York Yankees Derek Jeter should do next as he enters retirement.
HBO and Showtime maintain a heated boxing rivalry. And HBO just struck its competitor a hard blow.
A quarter of Americans have no emergency savings. Here's how to boost your rainy-day fund, even with the holiday shopping season approaching.
Newspapers of the future will continue to be printed, as many consumers still prefer paper over tablets and smartphones, executives say.
A swinger's club has set up in a Financial District office building, disturbing fellow tenants and neighbors throughout the workday.
When families get into conflict, their businesses can quickly fall apart. Financial advisors specializing in family businesses can help.