The Swiss National Bank's move to break the franc away from its set value against the euro stunned financial markets.
The Russia crisis this week has thrust the talk of "capital controls" back into the global financial conversation.
Bitcoin's price has been soaring, and mining seems to be the cheapest way to strike it big. Here's how to do it.
Economic data can be like the porridge of a certain fairy tale: Too hot, too cold, or just right.
Sequestration is a fiscal policy procedure adopted by Congress to deal with the federal budget deficit.
Americans often check their receipts to make sure they've bought everything they need, and probably to see if what they paid this time is any different from the last trip. The government does the same with the Consumer Price Index. Here are the details.
CNBC Explains: Small investors who do their homework can avoid big costs from little fees on mutual funds.
The debate heats up between Internet companies and Internet service providers over net neutrality regulations.
West Coast dockworkers and shippers can't even agree on whether it is a lockout or partial strike. But the difference matters.