More and more, the wealthy are cloaking their names when buying homes, raising unsolved mysteries surrounding some high-profile properties.» Read More
CNBC's Steve Liesman reveals the latest results from CNBC's All America Survey about the wealthy and if they are investing in the stock market.
After raising $25 million at its inaugural auction in China earlier this year, Christie's will tackle another first next week: an auction in India.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports affluence was used as a defense for a Texas teenager charged with killing 4 pedestrians while driving drunk. Because he was rich, he said, he didn't know any better.
A growing number of wealthy parents are hiring tutors for their kids. CNBC's Robert Frank reports some tutors are making up to $400,000 a year.
The world's millionaires and billionaires are seeking at-home teachers to help their children in the education race. For the tutors, it's a lucrative business.
Robert Katz, Vail Resorts, Inc. chairman & CEO, discusses the strong forecast for this year's ski season and if the Winter Olympics have an effect on the industry's bottom.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports tutors for the wealthy are in high demand. Top tutors can earn as much as $400,000 a year. Nathaniel Hannan discusses the high expectations set for highly paid teachers.
CNBC's Jane Wells reads the fine print of the Congressional Budget Office report and reveals the CBO broke the country into five tiers of wage earners. The top 20 percent pay nearly 93 percent of all income taxes, according to the report. At the same time, their incomes are growing far faster than everyone else.
Want to get rich? Invest in things that rich people buy—including $3,000 ski jackets. Moncler, the Milan-based maker of stylish puffy jackets is about to go public.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and Diana Olick showcase a country colonial home and a manor house. Dolly Lenz of Dolly Lenz Real Estate weighs in on which listing is the better value.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports there are now 122 signers of the "Giving Pledge," which is a promise started by Bill Gates and Warren Buffett for billionaires to give away at least half of their wealth. Frank also provides insight into the mystery tipper.
You could write off the mystery tipper as a novelty in the charity world, but the mega-tipper may, in fact, be part of a trend toward direct giving.
Chip Wilson has resigned as chairman of upscale yoga pants maker Lululemon Athletica following an uproar over his comments about customers' bodies.
The "Ferrari Index" is up 18 percent this year, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. Collectible car sales topped $1 billion this year.
U.S. auction sales of collectible cars are set to reach an all-time high in 2013. Plus, why a car sold for $100 million is within reach.
The economy seems to be recovering, but holiday spending so far appears weak. What does this mean for the customary holiday tip?
Diamonds, the ultimate sign of luxury, are facing increased pressure from rival gemstones, according to one retailer.
CNBC's Robert Frank tours a $1 million mansion in Boca Raton, Florida. To help you fill the 9 car garage, the seller will throw in a Rolls Royce Phantom.
Luxury brands are snatching up lamb skin, tanneries and crocodile skin suppliers. Chanel bought Bodin-Joyeaux Tannery, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
Jan Hatzius, Goldman Sachs chief economist, comments on the jobs report , when he expects tapering and discusses his healthy economic outlook for 2014.
The Internal Revenue Service expanded dollar limitations for some pension plans based on cost-of-living adjustments.
It’s never too early to involve your children in money matters.
Workers often roll existing 401(k) funds into new IRAs, but there are at least 4 scenarios where doing so could be a mistake.