Economic Reports Personal Income


  • Tipping creating income disparity: CEO Friday, 16 Oct 2015 | 10:30 AM ET
    Waitress diner

    Union Square Hospitality Group will begin eliminating tipping at its restaurants. CEO Danny Meyer, explains why the strategy helps workers and the restaurant industry.

  • Your tweets can reveal how much you’re paid Monday, 5 Oct 2015 | 7:20 AM ET

    Researchers analyzed the tweets of over 5,000 U.K. users to see if their social media posts could link them with their respective income brackets

  • Making your money last in retirement Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Making your money last in retirement

    Worried about having enough money for the retirement you want? You’re not the only one. Surveys consistently cite money as a top concern for Americans heading into retirement. We’ll explore different income strategies to make sure you’ve got enough money to enjoy a long retirement.

  • Consumer spending rises in Aug; inflation firms Monday, 28 Sep 2015 | 10:30 AM ET
    JC Penney cash dollars

    U.S. consumer spending grew briskly in August and a key inflation gauge firmed, which could lead the Federal Reserve to tighten interest rates.

  • Vodafone talks with Liberty Global terminated Monday, 28 Sep 2015 | 2:00 AM ET
    Vodafone talks with Liberty Global terminated

    Giles Keating, deputy global CIO at Credit Suisse, talks about Vodafone, the telecoms sector and says the FTSE 100 is too narrow and sector-skewed for income investment.

  • Renters, get ready to take it on the chin Tuesday, 22 Sep 2015 | 1:21 AM ET

    Think rents are getting unaffordable? It's about to get even worse, a new study has found.

  • WEF report: Countries must do more on inclusive growth

    Richard Samans, member of the managing board of the World Economic Forum, argues that countries around the world need to do more to create jobs and increase wages.

  • July consumer spending up 0.3%, personal income up 0.4%

    Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services breaks down the latest data on consumer sentiment.

  • The top 10 highest-paying jobs in America Thursday, 20 Aug 2015 | 7:06 AM ET

    The health-care industry has the highest-paid professionals in America, according to a new survey.

  • How to build a better retirement income strategy Thursday, 20 Aug 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    How to build a better retirement income strategy

    This strategy can give you a consistent stream of income in retirement while protecting you against rising interest rates. Find out how.

  • This guy makes $10,000 a month shipping potatoes Wednesday, 19 Aug 2015 | 6:00 PM ET
    A potato message from

    24-year-old Alex Craig is making some serious cash shipping potatoes around the country.

  • Jennifer Lawrence is changing Hollywood's game Friday, 14 Aug 2015 | 2:56 PM ET
    Actress Jennifer Lawrence

    "The Hunger Games" star Jennifer Lawrence is breaking Hollywood's mold as one of the highest paid actress in the industry.

  • Mind the gap Friday, 14 Aug 2015 | 6:31 AM ET
    Mind the gap

    New York Times contributor Joanne Lipman, is out with an op-ed published Thursday called "Let's Expose the Gender Gap."

  • SEC approves pay ratio rule Wednesday, 5 Aug 2015 | 2:48 PM ET
    SEC approves pay ratio rule

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the SEC has approved the CEO pay ratio rule.

  • New idea to determine credit score Wednesday, 5 Aug 2015 | 1:55 PM ET
    New idea to determine credit score

    A new company wants to change the way young Americas quality for credit, using GPA and SAT scores. Paul Gu, Upstart co-founder and Lynnette Khalfani-Cox personal finance expert, discuss.

  • Bus drivers pushing for more money Monday, 3 Aug 2015 | 11:45 AM ET
    Bus drivers pushing for money money

    Bus drivers in San Francisco are demanding more pay. CNBC's Josh Lipton reports Apple says it is working with the bus companies to make changes.

  • June personal income up 0.4%, spending up 0.2% Monday, 3 Aug 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    June personal income up 0.4%, spending up 0.2%

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on income and spending. And CNBC's Steve Liesman provides perspective.

  • Jobs data big, but no slam dunk for rate hike Friday, 31 Jul 2015 | 6:37 PM ET
    A trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    August is here, bringing the final few pieces of data the Fed has left to consider before it holds its rates meeting in September.

  • How China stocks impact economic growth Tuesday, 14 Jul 2015 | 6:48 PM ET
    How China stocks impact economic growth

    Julian Evans-Pritchard, China Economist at Capital Economics, explains the relationship between a falling stock market and economic growth.

  • The 99% get a raise Tuesday, 30 Jun 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    The 99% get a raise

    Income is up for the bottom 99% at the fastest pace in 15 years. But... income inequality worsened in 2014. The richest 1% saw their income grow three times as fast as it did for the rest of us.