Billionaires often share common attributes, and one of those traits is eloquently explained by Justine Musk, the ex-wife of billionaire inventor Elon Musk.» Read More
With this kind of medical history, any other man of 83 might simply enjoy his success. But not John Bogle. He is still on a mission, as outspoken as ever and nearly as vigorous — thanks, he says, to the heart of a younger man. He’s not done yet, reports the NY Times.
TrueCar.com, an automotive information website, conducted a study of the most popular vehicles in the most affluent zip codes. Check out what they found.
Without a broad agreement by lawmakers a series of automatic tax increases will take effect next year. Here’s what some affluent investors are doing to prepare. The NYT reports.
The Facebook co-founder who renounced his U.S. citizenship has an estimated net worth of $2.2 billion.
The wealthy are often the “first in and first out” of recessions, taking the initial risk and seeing the earliest signs of light, but the volatility of the markets has the ultra wealthy
Who are some of these white collar fugitives and what did they do to attract the FBI’s attention? Find out.
For those who can afford the $1,600 fare, getting to the Olympics means a quick ride on a yacht up the Thames.
A growing number of the world’s wealthiest are investing in famous works of art, rare collectibles and wine — creating opportunity for bigger theft, too.
Lower mortgage rates help all homeowners, but those with the highest monthly payments benefit most, and can afford to refinance repeatedly.
Brazilian billionaire Eike Batista lost $6 billion in 48 hours in this summer. That may be a record for speed and dollar amount, even among today's High-Beta Rich.
The economy needs the kick-start of high-earners buying luxury goods, but a new survey says rich consumers are no more confident than the rest of us.
Those earning incomes in the top one percent (like many Americans) rank themselves much lower than their actual position, and worry that the wealthy have "too much influence."
A new survey shows that wealthy women are more likely than wealthy men to say that the rich don't pay their fair share.
It turns out, Mitt Romney may not have been the only American political figure to have a Swiss bank account. The difference is — he paid his taxes but some of the others may not have.
Inheriting money would seem like one of life’s unabashed blessings, yet the inheritors I spoke to said they were ill equipped emotionally or financially to handle the windfall.
A new report shows that the One Percenters lost more income and paid higher tax rates than the rest of the population.
Securitization of student loans led to more aggressive underwriting for borrowers who could not possibly afford the debt they took on.
In a speech last week, President Obama said that government, rather than self-determinism, creates the foundation of large wealth in America.
A growing number of wealthy homeowners are racing to sell before the fiscal cliff of 2013. That could weaken the important luxury home market.
Despite the populist rhetoric surrounding the election, polls show that Americans still have a largely positive view of the wealthy -- and that hasn't changed in years.
A look at the many ways financial advisors are incorporating insurance expertise into the services they offer clientele.
While many retirees opt to downsize to save money, a move should also be about location and quality of life.
Automated, algorithm-based robo-advisors are gaining a foothold with some traditional financial advisory firms.