Personal Income


  • Jobless claims 312,00; personal income up 0.4%  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and consumer spending and income.

  • No oops about it: Perry has dominated Top States Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 4:43 PM ET
    Texas Governor Rick Perry

    No governor is as closely linked with America's Top States for Business as Rick Perry. Texas has dominated, even if it's not No. 1 in 2014.

  • Million dollar nest egg  Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 4:48 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports how much money you need to retire based on your median household income.

  • Bull vs. bear debate on the economy  Friday, 30 May 2014 | 8:32 AM ET

    Lindsey Piegza, Sterne Agee, and Stuart Hoffman, PNC Financial Services, share their thoughts on yesterday's revised GDP report which showed the U.S. economy contracted for the first time in three years.

  • April personal income up 0.3%; spending down 0.1%  Friday, 30 May 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on the economy.

  • Top paid CEOs in 2013  Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 1:21 PM ET

    A new study looked at the pay of CEOs on the job for more than two years who filed their proxies by April 30th. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the results.

  • Probe: Piketty findings undercut by errors Friday, 23 May 2014 | 3:41 PM ET
    French economist Thomas Piketty speaks at King's College, central London, on April 30, 2014.

    Thomas Piketty's recent book has become a publishing sensation. But, according to a FT probe, it appears to have got his sums wrong—FT.

  • Women of the c-suite  Friday, 16 May 2014 | 2:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the highest paid female CEO is Lockheed Martin's Marillyn Hewson. A look at how other female leaders compare.

  • Shiller: Here's the problem with the Piketty book Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Thomas Piketty’s book is impressive but it's missing the really important concern that policy makers should be focusing on, says Robert Shiller.

  • Wealthy paying more in taxes  Monday, 5 May 2014 | 2:52 PM ET

    According to one analysis, tax filers paid 13 percent more in taxes last year than they did on the same dollars in 2012. Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and Jim Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, provide perspective.

  • Initial jobless claims up 14,000 to 344,000  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on unemployment and personal income and spending. And CNBC's Steve Liesman and Joel Naroff, Naroff Economic Advisors, weigh in.

  • Ousted Yahoo exec. gets $58 million golden handshake  Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 4:35 PM ET

    After 15 months, Yahoo COO Henrique De Castro is leaving the company and collecting $58 million on his way out. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on the gallery of golden parachutes.

  • CEO pay versus top athletes  Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 8:56 AM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson compares the salaries of the highest paid athletes versus the highest paid CEOs.

  • SEC filing: JPM CEO makes $11.8 million in 2013  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 4:21 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon made $11.8 million in 2013.

  • CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on wages, spending and personal consumption.

  • Porn star investment plans  Friday, 21 Mar 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Adult film actress Jesse Jane.

    With careers in the industry often ending abruptly, some adult film stars have been planning ahead for life outside the spotlight.

  • Personal spending up 0.4% in January  Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 8:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on income and spending

  • Recognizing the signs of financial infidelity  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 5:00 PM ET

    CNBC consumer reporter Kelli Grant points out red flags of spouse's financial infidelity

  • Facebook turns 10  Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 5:19 PM ET

    The FMHR traders discuss Facebook's 10th birthday and the company's efforts to convert their business to mobile.

  • CNBC's Dominic Chu reports the incoming CEO of Microsoft Satya Nadella will receive $1.2 million in base salary per year.