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"Just disappear. Get lost while you still can," says one recent lottery winner. NBCNews.com reports.
TrueCar.com is tapping into feelings of distrust and discomfort that many women feel about buying a car. But is it sexist?
A CNBC All-America Economic Survey finds nearly one in five Americans believe their health insurance costs have gone up because of Obamacare.
In CNBC's All-America Economic Survey, 30 percent of the public doesn't know what ACA is, vs. only 12 percent when we ask about Obamacare.
More than half of American dogs are overweight, according to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention. So dogs have been hitting the canine gym.
Former Bear Stearns CEO Alan Schwartz told CNBC that the possible $11 billion number surrounding the JPMorgan mortgage settlement talks make no sense.
Former Obama budget chief Peter Orszag told CNBC on Thursday he'd rather see a government shutdown than risk a default on the nation's debt.
With a key October 1 deadline looming, here are eight facts about Obamacare that you were too afraid to ask.
The Fed "lockup" leak that gave some traders in Chicago information before others was unfair, Google's Eric Schmidt said. Here's how to prevent it.
Europe must make a decision as soon as possible on setting up a strong central authority to handle failing lenders, a key plank of establishing a successful banking union, former European Central Bank (ECB) president Jean Claude Trichet urged on Thursday.
From the White House to the classroom, Robert Reich has advocated for greater income equality in the U.S. Now he's selling his case on the big screen.
Nearly 4 million adults who are 35 and older are enrolled in a degree-granting institution. Here's how to get the most bang for your buck.
California has its wine trails but what many people don't know is that Kentucky, where 95% of the world's bourbon is made, has a bourbon trail.
From giant vats of mash to flaming barrels and a chilled glass of Kentucky champagne, here are scenes from the Kentucky Bourbon Trail.
Three leading news groups say they didn't transmit information about the Federal Reserve's decision not to taper before a designated embargo.
A few people in Chicago appear to have had access to the Fed's decision before anyone else in the Windy City.
The CEO of bailed-out insurance giant American International Group has apologized for comments in which he compared the public anger over bonuses to the lynching of African Americans in the Deep South.
Wine lovers visiting the West Coast can buy cases directly from the wineries and Alaska Airlines will waive the baggage fees.
Got a beef with your bank? Don't sit there steaming. Complain to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the government's new financial watchdog.
After last year's holiday hiring frenzy, retailers are showing more restraint in ramping up their staff for the crucial shopping season.