The knowledge-based economy and tech entrepreneurship have helped make the rich richer, says Ed Conard, author of "The Upside of Inequality: How Good Intentions Undermine the Middle Class."
According to a new study, wages of younger workers have declined compared to the 1980's. CNBC's Steve Liesman reports. Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank chief U.S. economist, weighs in.
The Commerce Department says personal income rose 0.2-percent in August, while spending was flat.
Spending unexpectedly fell but inflation showed signs of accelerating, mixed signals that could keep the Fed cautious about raising rates.
The days of company pensions are long gone for most workers; that is why investing in an annuity can be an appealing strategy for retirees.
Rep. Scott Garrett, (R-N.J.), shares his thoughts on the Federal Reserve losing its autonomy.
Rep. Scott Garrett, (R-N.J.), weighs in on the possibility of a government shutdown and hardliners in Congress.
J.B. Pritzker, Pritzker Group co-founder, weighs in on the pulse of the American voter.
Robby Mook, Hillary for America, talks about Clinton's campaign strategy and Trump's momentum. Also Mook says Trump needs to release his tax and health information.
Robby Mook, Hillary for America, talks about Hillary Clinton's health as the fight for the White House intensifies.
J.B. Pritzker, Pritzker Group co-founder, shares his thoughts on the political environment ahead of the November election.
Managing cash flow in retirement is a lot like managing water resources. A solid plan can ensure you have money, even in times of drought.
Diana Farrell, JPMorgan Chase Institute CEO, discusses how more senior citizens in the U.S. are joining the gig economy to supplement their incomes.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the July reads on personal income up 0.4% and spending up 0.3%, both as analysts had expected.
Spending increased for a fourth straight month, pointing to a pickup in economic growth that could allow the Fed to raise rates this year.
Three fast and easy ways retirees can downsize and save money.
Mike Pence, the Republican vice presidential candidate, filed a sparse financial disclosure, suggesting a relatively modest income and lifestyle.
If U.S. athletes win gold Uncle Sam could hit them with a near $10k tax bill, nice!
The wealth gap between minorities and whites has grown exponentially. What are possible solutions to help families reach parity?
Thomas Piketty's tome on inequality is "interesting" but has no basis in empirical data, an IMF paper said recently.