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A look at what $1 million can buy you in the Hamptons and Seattle, with CNBC's Jon Fortt and Mary Thompson; and Dolly Lenz, Prudential Douglas Elliman, who picks the winner.
A look at what $1 million can buy you in Hilton Head, South Carolina, and in Galveston, Texas, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan and Julia Boorstin; and Dolly Lenz, Prudential Douglas Elliman.
Super real estate broker Dolly Lenz compares two $1 million summer homes, reveals the one she thinks is the better buy and which should move on in today's real estate competition.
An influx of rich Europeans to London is causing the cost of living for the ultra-wealthy to surge, a private wealth management firm reported on Monday.
Seven in 10 full-time employees aren't happy at work—leading to nearly $550 billion in lost productivity each year, but perks aren't the answer, according to a Gallup study.
Chinese billionaire Wang Jianlin liked his new yacht so much, he bought the company, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. Jianlin is paying $495 million for Sunseeker International.
Billionaire Bill Koch is selling his Cape Cod mansion for $15 million, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
The annual Giving USA report shows charitable giving rose 3.5 percent last year to a record high. However, when adjusted for inflation, the 2012 total is still well below the 2007 giving total.
The Fed will keep the federal funds rate unchanged, but that doesn't mean consumers will get the same rates on credit cards, student loans, mortgages and other financial products.
Alisher Usmanov, founder of USM Holdings, tells CNBC that those who have sold down positions in Apple either have short money or are limited in waiting for the company's maturity.
Juan Carlos of Spain wants to turn over his 136-foot yacht to the government "for austerity reasons." But it wasn't the government who gave it to him.
British luxury group Burberry posted a 14 percent rise in full-year pretax profit and said profit for the first half of its new fiscal year would be below last year's as it reduces its wholesale business in favor of retail markets.
The world's wealthy are pouring more of their fortunes into prime vineyards, and brokers say demand is rising for raw acreage as well, prompting Christie's to start a new real estate service.
News that the Internal Revenue Service scrutinized conservative political groups has put the spotlight on another IRS target: the wealthy.
F. Scott Fitzgerald didn't get much for film payments Here's what he got in 1926.
The impulse to help after a disaster is natural, whether it's the Bangladesh accident or the Boston attacks. But giving true help is tricky.
French luxury goods maker Hermes posted first-quarter sales ahead of forecasts, driven by strong demand for its silks, accessories and ready-to-wear.
A nearly 75 carat diamond's sale at Sotheby's offers further evidence of the roaring bull market in hard assets.
Several hedge fund leaders who had giant paydays last year earned their riches the old-fashioned way: by posting big returns on their investments. The New York Times reports.
Businesses and wealthy owners of estates ask the IRS for changes to a 3.8 percent tax on investment income to fund Obamacare.
With same-sex marriage legal in all 50 states, LGBT couples must look at financial issues such as estate planning.
Advisor Richard Coppa says investors should weigh the risks and rewards of alternatives before allocating funds.
Many say the current regime for examining the some 11,500 registered investment advisors in the U.S. is inadequate.