Choosing where to put your money is one of the most important decisions you can make. When you have the option to invest or to pay off debt, which do you choose? Salman Khan of the Khan Academy outlines the best ways to get yourself into good financial shape.
For life insurance companies, understanding how much to charge for term life policies is important to ensure, statistically, that profits and payouts can be made.
With a key October 1 deadline looming, here are eight facts about Obamacare that you were too afraid to ask.
About $1.7 trillion is invested in variable annuities, yet most investors don't know how to value their holdings and evaluate fees and tax advantages.
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the economics of home lending by the numbers.
The housing market is one of the pillars of the U.S. economy and there may be no better indication of how the market is doing than housing starts.
You may have heard this term in the aftermath of the real estate bubble. So what is an underwater mortgage?
What is carried interest and why is it so controversial? CNBC explains.
President Obama wants to close a tax loophole that costs Medicare and Social Security millions. Here's how it works.
A tax dodge known as a corporate "inversion" is turning the tax reform debate upside down. Here's what you need to know.
Andrew Lumby irons out the details of net neutrality, why it matters and what the FCC is doing about it, the Fiscal Times reports.
In conventional terms, front running is something that happens within a firm. That definition has changed recently.
You don't have to be Edward Snowden to hide your email from the NSA. Here is a basic primer on email encryption.