If their co-signer dies or files for bankruptcy, students who take out private loans to pay for college might face an unexpected financial challenge.
With the Fed paring back its bond-buying program, retirees are bracing for volatility in bonds, but financial advisors are not overly concerned.
Terry Tamminen has a few ideas to effect change this Earth Day—including replacing Congress.
U.S. home resales fell to their lowest level in more than 1-1/2 years in March, amid signs a recent downward trend may be nearing an end.
Pharmaceutical industry observers have been waiting for a rush of deals for months - and they might have finally arrived.
The strong performance of the so-called "fragile five" currencies has marked a return to favor for the so-called carry trade.
Netflix posted earnings that beat expectations and said it will increase membership costs for new subscribers starting later in the quarter.
David Moyes, manager of the world's most-supported soccer team, Manchester United, has left the club after less than a year at the helm.
Dennis Gartman is back to buying stocks and is "pleasantly long" on the market after bailing out in early April.
Sometimes terrible earnings beget fantastic investment opportunities. Cramer thinks this is one of those times.
As markets head for the summer doldrums, analysts are becoming concerned that the long bull market is ripe for a correction.
There are some solid reasons why Pfizer's reported $101 billion bid for AstraZeneca makes some sense, analysts said.
The amount Amazon reports through a tax-exempt vehicle in Europe has dropped in the past two years, after the IRS tightened rules.
Ahead of Obama's visit to Japan this week, U.S. Senator Roger Wicker told CNBC he wasn't optimistic that any progress would be made on the TPP.
Following the stellar debut of Weibo, Chairman Charles Chao said that in retrospect the initial public offering was priced too low.
Oil plunged as investors anticipated rising production and inventories in the world's top oil consumer, downplaying events in Ukraine.
Stocks rose on Monday after the S&P 500's largest weekly advance since July.
Nike laid off workers in its Fuelband division, showing that selling activity trackers and other wearables is not easy, even for a fitness company.
Sarepta Therapeutics got the go-ahead to file for approval of its experimental drug for Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
The art deco-designed Raleigh Hotel in South Beach has a fashionable new owner.