An economist at the St. Louis Fed has conjured up quite a storm of controversy with his claim that quantitative easing could be deflationary.» Read More
Call it a SXSW Cinderella story, a start-up idea born out of a competition may soon become a reality.
Brazil, Russia, India and China have been seen as the collective pillar of emerging market growth. But signs indicate that investors are now looking elsewhere.
Finding the right home for retirement, whether it means moving to a new location or renovating a current home so you can age in place, involves being realistic about your long-term physical needs, your financial resources, and what kinds of facilities are nearby to support you, financial and aging experts say.
One expert says that a 12-year-old with the right tools could pose risks to companies and the U.S. economy.
The Small Business Administration has proposed rule changes that could make the agency's loan programs more accessible and popular, the New York Times reports.
Lenders are increasingly approving low down payment loans, and government sponsored mortgage giant Fannie Mae is buying more of them.
Rep. Paul Ryan insists that his plan to balance the budget by, in part, defunding Obamacare is the right thing to do.
The deep pockets of private equity handily outbid the efforts of outsiders.
A data breach apparently affecting the first lady of the United States, and singers Beyonce and Britney Spears—among others—resulted from an old-fashioned "pretexting" attack, rather than a sophisticated computer hack, a company told CNBC.
For all the talk you hear from Capitol Hill about running government more like a business, Congress has a retirement plan that would make any Fortune 500 executive blush.
Printing guns is about to get easier. A University of Texas law student plans to make it simple to search for gun-printing models.
The stock market rally and economic recovery are missing a typical key element - a house call from Dr. Copper.
Vanguard founder John Bogle looks at valuations, speculation and stocks vs. bonds. The biggest risk for investors, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders, Jim Iourio at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
Google will pay $7M to 38 states and the District of Columbia to settle an investigation into a controversial incident in which its Street View mapping cars collected personal data from home wireless networks between 2008 and 2010.
We're tired of hearing about the sequester and its brutal budget cuts. But this is standard operating procedure in American politics, historians say.
The Federal Reserve's eventual hand-off from assisted economic growth to "genuine growth" will be key to the future direction of the stock market, Mohamed El-Erian, Pimco CEO and co-CIO, told CNBC.
Automatic Link, a device that plugs into your car to monitor your driving habits, could do for driving what the iPod did for music.
Starwood's luxury brands have doubled in scale over the last five years and will continue to be a major growth area for the company, Starwood Hotels CEO told CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" Tuesday.
Artspace CEO Catherine Levene wants to make collecting art simple and easy.
The collectibles market grew by 175 percent over the past 10 years – a far better record than U.S. stocks. The biggest surprise? Coins.