The average U.S. debt load is approximately $5,200. Personal finance expert Lynnette Khalfani-Cox of AskTheMoneyCoach.com, provides perspective on financial behaviors.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Kayla Tausche, and Morgan Brennan, looks at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including the wage fight among fast food restaurant employees, and the pot legalization debate.
More families with higher incomes could claim the popular child tax credit under a bill that won approval Friday in the House.
According to Wal-Mart's 8-K filing, U.S. CEO Bill Simon's retirement package includes $9.17 million.
Are high taxes in New York City chasing away the rich? CNBC's Robert Frank reports 1 in every 22 New York City people is a millionaire.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports according to UBS, 52 percent of millennials are sitting in cash with less than one third of their assets in equities. Greg McBride, Bankrate.com senior financial analyst, weighs in.
Former NFL players Jack Brewer of The Brewer Group CEO, and "Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian, discuss whether Green Bay Packers Jermichael Finley should collect $10 million tax free thanks to his disability policy.
New research from the San Francisco Fed shows slow wage growth for new grads, a trend that reflects continued weakness in the economy.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and consumer spending and income.
No governor is as closely linked with America's Top States for Business as Rick Perry. Texas has dominated, even if it's not No. 1 in 2014.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports how much money you need to retire based on your median household income.
Lindsey Piegza, Sterne Agee, and Stuart Hoffman, PNC Financial Services, share their thoughts on yesterday's revised GDP report which showed the U.S. economy contracted for the first time in three years.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on the economy.
A new study looked at the pay of CEOs on the job for more than two years who filed their proxies by April 30th. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the results.
Thomas Piketty's recent book has become a publishing sensation. But, according to a FT probe, it appears to have got his sums wrong—FT.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the highest paid female CEO is Lockheed Martin's Marillyn Hewson. A look at how other female leaders compare.
Thomas Piketty’s book is impressive but it's missing the really important concern that policy makers should be focusing on, says Robert Shiller.
According to one analysis, tax filers paid 13 percent more in taxes last year than they did on the same dollars in 2012. Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and Jim Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, provide perspective.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on unemployment and personal income and spending. And CNBC's Steve Liesman and Joel Naroff, Naroff Economic Advisors, weigh in.
After 15 months, Yahoo COO Henrique De Castro is leaving the company and collecting $58 million on his way out. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on the gallery of golden parachutes.