Bond insurer MBIA and Bank of America have reached a settlement in an ongoing legal dispute, and BofA will pay MBIA $1.6 billion, the companies said on Monday.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said he plans to sue Bank of America and Wells Fargo for violating the National Mortgage Settlement brokered last year between the country's biggest banks and 49 state attorneys general.
More than 70 percent of those responding to a recent survey by Merrill Lynch said that outliving their good health was more of a concern than outliving their money.
The SEC charged Pennsylvania's capital city Monday with making misleading public and financial statements.
California local governments have the legal authority to ban storefront pot shops within their borders, the state's highest court ruled on Monday. What happens now?
Everyone assumes that quantitative easing will end before rates start to rise. What if we're wrong about this?
A growing number of financial planners and online websites are making advice on investing more affordable for middle-class families.
Retail investors loaded up on Apple last month. So much so that the stock now has more ownership than ever in the history of TD Ameritrade.
Over-the-top providers like Netflix are changing the business, but major content producers will always generate a premium price, CBS Corp. chief Les Moonves tells CNBC.
A new TSA boarding pass identifier helps steer qualified Delta, United and US Airways fliers to PreCheck fast lane airport security at 40 nationwide airports.
Whether you'd really consider retiring to North Dakota or West Virginia, this unconventional list will at least get you thinking about what you really need from a retirement spot.
The number of homeowners falling behind on their mortgages for the first time has finally fallen close to pre-housing-crisis levels. That's the good news.
After years of ignoring the luxury pick-up market, the folks running Chevrolet have had a change of heart. The company is extending its pick-up lineup with the new Silverado High Country.
Billionaires Bill Gates and Warren Buffett said limits on charitable deductions could hurt giving—but only among the lesser rich.
The Internal Revenue Service will play an important role in how health-care reform is managed, even deciding who will have to buy coverage.
Google is on the verge of unveiling an à la carte subscription service for some of YouTube's specialist video channels, the Financial Times reports.
Tyson Foods reported a weaker-than-expected quarterly profit as shoppers and restaurants switched to cheaper chicken from beef, and the company cut its full-year sales forecast.
Bill Gates tells CNBC that Microsoft is trying to gain market share in the Apple-dominated tablet market by combining "the portability of the tablet" and the richness of a PC.
In a first for the drug industry, Pfizer told The Associated Press that the drugmaker will begin selling its popular erectile dysfunction pill Viagra directly to patients on its website.
As the U.S. economy recovers, Berkshire Hathaway-owned NetJets has seen a surge in new customers and current owners flying more hours, NetJets CEO Jordan Hansell and Warren Buffett told CNBC.