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  • Recognizing the signs of financial infidelity

    CNBC consumer reporter Kelli Grant points out red flags of spouse's financial infidelity

  • Facebook turns 10

    The FMHR traders discuss Facebook's 10th birthday and the company's efforts to convert their business to mobile.

  • Microsoft's Nadella to receive $1.2 million base salary

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports the incoming CEO of Microsoft Satya Nadella will receive $1.2 million in base salary per year.

  • Google approves cash bonus for Schmidt

    The compensation committee at Google has decided to award Google's Eric Schmidt $6 million discretionary cash bonus, as well as a $100 million in Google stock, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.

  • Upward mobility in the US

    Inequality right now is at the same level as it was in 2000 and 2007, reports CNBC's Robert Frank, but people are hearing about it more because people are facing worse times.

  • US income inequality

    CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight on theories of causes and solutions to the wealth gap in the United States.

  • Some 'free' tax help could pose privacy concerns

    CNBC.com Senior Writer Allison Linn talks about how to safeguard personal information when seeking free tax help.

  • JPM's Dimon well compensated

    JPMorgan Jamie Dimon will get a $20 million compensation package in total for 2013. This includes a $1.5 million salary base, as well as an $18.5 million incentive package.

  • Truth about the income gap

    Digging into the relationship between income inequality and economic growth, with Democratic strategist Mark Levine, and Jim Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute.

  • US substantially more productive than China: Pro

    Discussing the factors weighed in deciding minimum wage in varying industries, with Christian Weller, Center for American Progress senior fellow.

  • November personal income up 0.2 percent

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on wages and consumer spending in November. CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in.

  • Looking for better growth in 2014: Economist

    Is current economic data good enough for the Fed to begin to taper? Vincent Reinhart, Morgan Stanley, and Michael Feroli, JPMorgan, discuss.

  • Fast-food worker: Hard to find better-paying job

    Tens of thousands of fast-food workers around the U.S. are demanding a hike in the minimum wage to $15/hour. Popeye's crew member Mary Coleman discusses the challenges of trying to get higher pay from her employer.

  • Fast-food workers demand fair living wage

    Fast-food workers around the U.S. are on strike demanding a hike in the minimum wage to $15 per hour. About a hundred employees tried to block the lunchtime rush outside a Wendy's in Brooklyn, reports NBC News' Katy Tur.

  • America's best cities for jobs

    Ross Devol of the Milken Institute, digs into the unemployment rate of those without a high school education, and whether raising the minimum wage would discourage people from staying in school. Devol also shares the best cities for jobs.

  • Minimum wage controversy

    The minimum wage battle is heating up as tens of thousands of fast-food workers participated in a strike for a higher minimum wage. CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight on minimum wage laws.

  • Fast-food workers strike

    Fast-food workers are willing to disrupt the lunchtime rush by protesting outside, reports NBC News' Katy Tur. Workers are striking for a fair minimum wage.

  • Income inequality & minimum wage

    CNBC's Steve Liesman and Robert Frank question whether a $15 minimum wage for fast-food workers is the solution to the American wealth gap.

  • Fast-food street protest

    CNBC's Katy Tur reports that fast-food workers across the country plan to protest in an effort to gain higher pay at minimum wage jobs.

  • Making Charitable Donations Count

    The average American donates around $2,500 per year to charity, but if you don't give wisely, not much of that money will make it to those in need. Kelli Grant offers tips in order to make that donation count.