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Philip Seymour Hoffman's will was 10 years old, and experts say that was just one of the problems.
Singapore appears to have stage-managed an enviable feat in its latest budget: combining increased social spending while avoiding a tax hike for the wealthy.
Australia – one of the most expensive property markets in the world - is still a top choice for affluent Asian investors, despite bubble fears.
Billionaire hedge fund manager Kenneth C. Griffin announced that he was donating $150 million to Harvard. The NYT reports.
The countess of the English estate explains the business of keeping a 300-room castle in tip-top shape.
"Kissing Coppers," a mural removed from a building in Brighton, England, was purchased by an anonymous telephone buyer, Fine Art Auctions Miami says.
Despite being home to some of the poorest people in the world, financial wealth in emerging Asia is set to outpace that of the U.S. by 2015, HSBC analysts have found.
Flush with cash and wary of market volatility, wealthy investors increasingly are buying rare coins and other so-called treasure assets, say advisors.
A New York City art dealer is offering three works by the elusive British street artist Banksy at a Miami auction.
Click ahead for some highlights from London Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2014 and catch some of the trends we'll be seeing later on this year.
With the global economy creating millionaires and billionaires at breakneck speed, the industry handling their money is about to explode.
The dating problems of the super-wealthy led Mairead Molloy to set up an elite dating agency which charges up to $100,000 to help the rich find love.
Is success being vilified in America? The successful seem to think so. A poll finds that 1 percenters no longer like to be seen as such.
Nicole Miller CEO Bud Konheim has a message for all of the 99 percenters: you’re luckier than you think.
Last year, a record 2,999 Americans gave up their citizenship or terminated their long-term U.S. residency, according to new government data.
A new study suggests that the concept of the "Millionaire Next Door" may be coming back in vogue—at least psychologically.
One of Miami Beach's most notorious pieces of real estate is back on the block: the asking price is almost $8.5 million.
Art often imitates stocks—at least when it comes to prices. But so far this year, stock markets are down and art is up.
A growing number of wealthy investors from Latin America have been instrumental in Miami’s ongoing rebound from the real estate collapse.
A 1957 Ferrari Testa Rossa recently sold in the U.K. for $40 million, according to people close to the deal. The sale is believed to be the most expensive of the year so far.
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With interest rates apparently rising, CNBC takes a look at record-high rates from around the world in past decades.
ETFs enjoy record inflows and popularity as vehicles for higher yields and downside protection in a bond bear market.
There is hope on the saving front, as 87 percent of CNBC readers polled said they would save money if they got a windfall.