You could write off the mystery tipper as a novelty in the charity world, but the mega-tipper may, in fact, be part of a trend toward direct giving.» Read More
The private jet industry is rapidly reinventing itself to adapt to falling demand among the super wealthy, bringing the price of flying private to record lows.
What does Larry Ellison do with all those mansions — and what's he going to do with that $500,000 Hawaiian island? And why does he need a $4 billion line of credit? The Oracle CEO spoke about his curious spending habits in an exclusive interview with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.
A new study shows that blue states have three quarters of the nation's population worth $30 million or more.
Countries around the world are raising taxes on the rich. But to sell them to voters, they're coming up with clever names.
Tax experts say the planned 75 percent tax rate on France's rich will bring in less than hoped, but still may convince the wealthy to relocate beyond the country's borders.
A new poll shows that in households worth $800,000 or more, the women favor Mitt Romney for president.
Wealthy Americans have a greater sense of security, and many of them are feeling cautiously optimistic about their financial situation in 2013, a new survey says.
Oracle chief Larry Ellison has pledged more than $4.2 billion in company stock for personal loans. Apparently, islands in Hawaii can get expensive.
Despite an economic chill, Singapore's real-estate developers continue to compete with luxury features.
What does it take to be cool like James Bond? The right clothing, accessories, and cars are a good start. See what accoutrements it takes to have Bond's sense of suave sophistication.
A new report raises doubts about how many billionaires among the Forbes 400 are truly "self-made rich."
Jeffrey Gundlach, a bond investor, announced yesterday that he’s offering $1.7 million for the return of his entire art collection, including $1 million for a Mondrian.
The worst may be over for foreclosures in the high-end real-estate market, brokers say
Abstract goes here
Britain is preparing another crackdown on affluent taxpayers to probe tax avoidance. But the evidence is mixed on whether these special teams raise as much revenue as expected.
Britain is considering a plan to fast-track wealthy travelers through the passport lines at airports.
"In a normal year before 2008 you’d find 20 percent of the £2 million-plus market was ‘City money’," says a London real-estate agent.
Court documents show that Marc Leder, who hosted Mitt Romney's secretly taped fundraiser, used a tax strategy that's being probed by authorities in New York.
Beoing recently delivered a VIP jumbo jet with a sleeping loft tucked between the lower and upper deck.
A poll of charitable billionaires found that a majority say taxes impact their giving.