The Internal Revenue Service said identity theft crimes related to fraudulent tax returns have soared in 2013, as thieves target IRS refunds.
Oil futures bounced off a four-month low on Friday, but analysts say prices could plunge if an agreement is reached on Iran's nuclear program.
Home Depot announced it had fired an outside marketing agency responsible for issuing a racist tweet and apologized for the "offensive" message.
Marijuana is, well, growing. "It's an incredibly exciting time to be in the cannabis industry," says one new investor.
U.S. consumer sentiment dipped in November to a near two-year low as lower-income households worried about their job prospects.
Though the Great Recession is over, budgets remain badly squeezed by flat wages, higher payroll taxes and a weak job market.
Forget the shutdown: Job creation surged in October despite dimmed expectations from the impasse in Washington.
Want to move up the economic ladder? Go to college, find a spouse who works and avoid getting laid off. So says an analysis of family income trends.
Global equities may have rallied 40 percent off September 2011 lows, but they've got another 13 percent to go by the end of 2014, Citigroup said.
With China expected to unveil some of its biggest economic reforms for 35 years, analysts have speculated that the price of gold could benefit.
Carson Block, foundeder of Muddy Waters, challenged his latest target, Chinese mobile security software company NQ Mobile, to sue him in the U.S.
Ratings agency Standard and Poor's cuts France sovereign credit rating to AA from AA+.
CNBC's Julia Wood explains the big firms behind China's expanding social scene.
NASHVILLE, Tenn.---- Desert Wind Films made an exclusive‘ sneak peek’ premiere for the powerful new film, Brother’ s Keeper this past weekend in select cities across the country.
A credit boom in countries such as China means that the world is in a worse position than it was in 2008 when the world was tipped into recession.
China's export growth rebounded in October after a tumble the month before, but economists say it's too early to call a turnaround in global demand.
Cybercrime is on the rise, with some hackers even demanding ransom. Learn how to ward off the bad guys.
Because pre-retiree investors are accustomed to years of overspending, many may not be able to entirely curb those habits as they enter retirement.
The most powerful storm ever to make landfall battered the Philippines with winds approaching 200 mph early Friday.
Obama said he is "sorry" that some Americans are losing their current health insurance plans as a result of the Affordable Care Act.