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Retail investors shouldn't rush into the IPO market, Renaissance Capital's Kathleen Smith tells CNBC.
Tuition, room and board are only part of college costs. Textbooks, technology and socializing add to the tab, but you can keep spending in check.
Former private equity exec Bruce Rauner is trying to win the blue-state governorship of Illinois by avoiding Romney's mistakes in 2012.
The majority of 401(k) participants are too busy, overwhelmed or just plain bored to make any changes to how their retirement money is being invested.
Regulators are preparing to exempt a majority of money market mutual funds from a central plank of rules intended to curb risk.
There is an ever expanding library of apps that make life on the road much easier. We've dug up 10 that no business traveler should be without.
An all-expenses paid degree should be enough incentive for the college athletes who don't turn pro, NCAA President Mark Emmert told CNBC.
It is still snowing in much of the Northeast today, but warmer weather in recent weeks may have had more potential home buyers out on the prowl.
Lifting the ban on U.S. oil exports is the fastest way the drilling boom can counter Russia, Continental Resources' CEO will tell Congress.
The CNBC All-America Economic Survey finds sharply differing views among the political parties about the reasons for wealth and poverty.
U.S. banks will tell shareholders how much they plan to pay out after the Fed unveils whether they can afford to and still weather the next crisis.
Despite reports to the contrary, Bill Ackman is probably still in the red on Herbalife.
BlackRock's CEO warned top U.S. companies not to emphasize dividends or share buybacks if they come at the expense of future growth.
A majority of Americans are skeptical about the proposed merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.
The U.S. unemployment rate will fall below 6 percent by the end of this year, a Federal Reserve official said on Wednesday.
Victims of the Madoff Ponzi scheme could get back another $349 million under a proposal to a bankruptcy court Tuesday, CNBC's Scott Cohn reports.
A Texas lawyer is asking a federal judge to force GM to tell owners of 1.6 million recalled vehicles they should immediately stop driving those models.
Check out the top 10 highest gas taxes, state and federal combined, here.
Lime prices are surging, putting pressure on restaurants, bars and grocery stores.
Google slashed its cloud computing service prices on Tuesday, seeking to wrest customers from Amazon.com and Microsoft.
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New Jersey casino is reimbursing players in a poker tournament that was suspended after counterfeit chips were discovered.
A look at some of the freshest, coolest cars debuting at the New York International Auto Show.
How to spot a bottom and make sense of Tuesday's wild market action, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer looks at the valuation of Coca-Cola.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer dissects earnings this quarter thus far and explains why be believes companies are part of the solution and not the problem in this market.