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The 400 highest earning Americans made $106 billion in 2010, up more than 20 percent, according to data from the Internal Revenue Service.
The number of people with a net worth of $30 million or higher is growing rapidly in the U.S., especially in California and New York.
Ex-Wall Streeter Turney Duff live blogs the Convenant House Sleep Out, where executives and celebrities sleep on the street for a night to raise awareness and money for homeless youth.
The amount of individuals that hold more than $30 million in assets has climbed to a new record in 2014, according to a global survey on Wednesday.
Forget taxes, fairness and government, one of the biggest drivers of income inequality is higher investment returns.
Successful investing boils down to creating consistent, winning strategies and regularly measuring them, author Tony Robbins tells CNBC.
Pimco denies a report that co-founder Bill Gross received a $290 million bonus in 2013.
Steve Cohen, whose firm SAC Capital settled criminal insider charges, bought a sculpture at auction last week for $101 million, according to people familiar with the transaction.
Having already conquered the music market, hip hop royalty Jay Z is entering the luxury end of the alcohol business.
The comedian sold his TriBeCa duplex for $17.5 million, three times what he paid for it, the Daily Mail reports.
The Beverly Hills, California, estate, called Palazzo di Amore, is set on 25 acres overlooking LA.
Another strange wrinkle in oilman Harold Hamm's divorce case has emerged.
Of the 10 congressional candidates who spent the most on their own races, six won and four lost.
Michael Noer, Forbes executive editor, explains how the magazine comprised its list of the world's most powerful people, which includes tech titans, political leaders, and Asian powerhouses.
"Chariot" could help pull the increasingly top-heavy art market through another record-breaking auction season.
Million-dollar donations reached their highest level since 2008 last year, led by big name donors Bill Gates and Warren Buffett.
Home decorating is expected to nab about $2 billion this Halloween, and we're not talking scarecrows and a few pumpkins on the porch.
The Upper East Side townhouse used in the film "Breakfast at Tiffany's" has gone on sale for $8 million, the Daily Mail reported.
There are only a handful of openly gay or lesbian billionaires in the world. CNBC's Robert Frank takes a looks at the list of super-rich LGBT members.
Wealth managers, pay attention. Gay and lesbian CEOs may still be few in number—but the ranks of gay and lesbian millionaires and billionaires are growing rapidly.