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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.
There has long been a correlation between the sentiment of affluent consumers and stock market performance. A look at how they stack up.
The world's millionaires have vastly different ideas about what philanthropic causes to fund. A new study looks at where the money goes.
Some traders say they are addicted to wealth – but is this a genuine issue or just an excuse for Wall Street’s greed?
Robots stand guard over million-dollar Ferraris in this climate-controlled vault.
Lots of careers can be built around providing services to the wealthy. Here are 10 of them.
Countries are lining up to attract China's rich, creating a growing business and economy around selling them residency.
A growing wave of newly affluent Chinese tourists are taking advantage of more direct flights to the shopping capitals of Europe. The NYT reports.
It's been a tough day for the wealthy. Stocks are plunging. And America is losing one of its patron saints of wealth creation—Ben Bernanke.
While shooting "Secret Lives of the Super Rich," there are a few bedrooms where we'd like to spend the night. Check out the extravagant bedrooms of the super rich.
Luxury goods producers are coming under increasing pressure in emerging markets, but while some are worried, others appear more relaxed.
New research shows that while few use robo-advisors, many are interested in online automated advisory services.
One-third of rich families' heirs are at risk, according to a CNBC survey, because they do not have an estate plan in place.
These 10 wealthy well-knowns have amassed fortunes but expect their children to make their own ways in the world.