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Millionaires love a certain stock that fits in your pocket, but overall are surprisingly conservative investors, a CNBC survey reveals.
While stocks might not chalk up another year of double-digit percentage gains next year, investors will be glad they stayed in the market.
Sure, banks got a change they have long wanted to Dodd-Frank, but it will come with huge costs, says Politico's Ben White.
Best Buy issued an apology for a tweet that made light of a real-life killing that happened outside of one of its stores in 1999.
The stock market will get its first real taste of Hadoop on Friday, when Hortonworks, a seller of the software, debuts on Nasdaq.
Hallucinogenic mushrooms have been discovered on the grounds of Buckingham Palace in London, NBC News reports.
It's easier to avoid the use-it-or-lose it proposition of flexible spending accounts. Some purchases may benefit your bottom line more than others.
Nearly 1 in 6 Americans go hungry. Most at risk: children and the elderly. Companies are rushing to help during the holidays.
It was a rough night for the IPO business.
This $5.25 million home, nestled in Orlando, Florida's Lake Nona Golf & Country Club, is the perfect retreat.
Producer prices fell more than expected in November, the Labor Department said on Friday; a plunge in gasoline prices drove the decline.
Former Energy Secretary Bill Richardson also tells CNBC the United States should lift the ban on exporting American oil and natural gas.
Heels have also been a controversial symbol in the battleground of sexual politics. Now a scientific study in France has measured their power.
U.S. prosecutors faced widening fallout from the insider trading decision as some existing cases threatened to unravel.
The global economy muddled along this year, with the resurgence in the U.S. offsetting slowing growth elsewhere. So, where does this leave us in 2015?
Once an investing plan is in place, regular rebalancing will keep it in shape - at least, that's the conventional wisdom.
As Congress struggles to pass a budget before it adjourns for the holidays, the expensive military retirement system is again front and center.
After School, the controversial social networking app for high school students, has been removed from Apple’s App Store for the second time in a week.
Canadian yogawear chain Lululemon Athletica reported a better-than-expected profit, helped by a rise in online sales.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi mounted a last-ditch effort to block a spending bill, sparking fresh fears of a looming government shutdown.
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McDonald's has some good news for dairy farmers and bad news for the lactose intolerant.
'When I travel I don't pack clothes. I only pack Benjamins,' boxing champ Floyd "Money" Mayweather said on Monday.
Markus Persson bemoaned the loneliness, isolation and lack of motivation that large wealth can create.
Bank of America sent CNBC the following statement regarding its decision to combine the role of CEO and chairman.
Paul Ingrassia, Reuters managing editor, weighs in on how slowing growth in China is likely to impact auto demand. CNBC's Phil LeBeau weighs in.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides a preview of key reports from major automakers today. The key number to watch... sales price.