A bad credit score can cost you thousands of dollars extra in interest, but there are ways to improve it—fast.
Short sellers are upping their bets on retailers closely tied to the back-to-school season—despite positive forecasts.
American Airlines says it will charge a $150 fee each way for minors between 12 and 14 who fly alone.
Apple suppliers are scrambling to get enough screens ready for the new iPhone 6 smartphone ahead of next month's expected launch.
Jell-O has lost its jiggle and nobody knows how to fix it.
Which tech firm actually has the best culture according to its employees? The answer might surprise you.
Food prices are high, but for the $100 watermelons and pumpkins Tony Dighera grows, demand is outstripping supply.
This house is a 314-acre masterpiece with a “Mare Motel,” competition-size horse arena and three stock ponds.
Property plays are near to Singapore's heart, but one manager doesn't think the city-state is particularly friendly to real-estate investors.
The perceived value of homes in the U.K. rose at the slowest rate in five months in August, in what may be the latest sign house price growth in the country is subsiding.
Despite weak data spurring doubts over whether Japan's economy is really recovering, property investors remain keen on the market.
Hong Kong ranks among the world's most expensive property markets. A series of policy decisions shows why it was headed down this path from the start.
General Motors' premium Cadillac group is considering expanding its offices from Detroit to Manhattan.
Zillow has a new report out showing the least affordable cities for housing.
Though Sears has now posted nine straight quarters of losses, CNBC's Jim Cramer has an idea on how to turn things around.
The gap between the wealthiest and the poorest Americans widened over the past decade.
Infomercial king Kevin Trudeau, who made millions off books and products and is behind bars, also masterminded a pyramid scheme.
United Airlines will upgrade first class food options and replace snacks with meals on some of its shortest flights.
Minneapolis is finally showing signs that home sellers are back in the game. Inventory in the market was up 6.1 percent in May.
Some 30 percent of a poll of retirees would "unretire" if they could, The Fiscal Times reports.
There's a bit of a mismatch between market dovishness and the median direction of the Fed, says James Bullard, St. Louis Fed president talking with CNBC's Steve Liesman about signals the U.S. economy is improving.
Due to a lack of storage, energy in North Dakota is being burned off. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports drillers flare off more than $100 million worth of natural gas each month.
Bart Chilton, DLA Piper senior policy advisor and CFTC former commissioner, has now left the CFTC and is working alongside the lobbying group for high-frequency trading. As a regulator, Chilton blasted high-frequency traders as "cheetahs." CNBC's Eamon Javers and Kate Kelly provide perspective.