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For the super rich, home staging has become a high-priced production. CNBC tagged along on a $45,000 plan to ready a Los Angeles mansion for sale.
Andrew Madoff, the son of convicted financier Bernie Madoff, was worth $16 million prior to his death from lymphoma on Sept. 4.
China created 40,000 new millionaires last year, a growth rate only about half of that in 2010 and 2011.
Looking for your own Southern estate? This 17,000-square-foot mansion in Atlanta might be just what you want to call "home sweet home."
Few brands in the world are as prestigious as Ferrari. And few people are more associated with the Ferrari brand than Luca Cordero di Montezemolo.
The success of these entrepreneurs suggests that America is still the land of opportunity.
London and New York may be the favorite two cities of the global wealthy. But when it comes to investment returns since 2010, Dubai was your best bet.
Luca Cordero di Montezemolo will step down as chairman of Ferrari, and will be replaced by Sergio Marchionne, who also serves as CEO of Fiat.
Shares in luxury watchmakers lost their shine on Wednesday after Apple released its hotly-anticipated smartwatch.
Today's globe-trotting rich are more likely to want pied-à-terres as second homes, which means you may not guess where the new 2nd-home hot spot is.
The home, believed to now be America's most expensive public listing, has set a new high-water mark for real estate.
The widening gap between the wealthy and the rest of America during the recovery can largely be explained in one word: stocks.
Cheryl Shuman hopes to change public perception about marijuana use and is asking high-net-worth circles to fund her efforts.
The widening gap between America's wealthiest and its middle and lower classes is "unsustainable," according to a Harvard Business School study.
America's millionaire population hasn't grown significantly in 10 years, according to new data, suggesting those at the top aren't benefiting from the recovery.
This multimillion-dollar midcentury Beverly Hills, California, megahome built by a famed architect is now for sale.
Once seen as symbols of the American dream, today's wealthy political candidates are trying desperately to deny their wealth to win over voters.
Prenups are supposed to be the ultimate divorce insurance for the wealthy. Yet like insurance, they're often challenged when there's a claim.
It's one of a kind. Take a peek inside this Knightsbridge penthouse that rents for $99,000 a week.
New data from Trulia show that private school enrollment is highest in the wealthier states as well as in states with strongly religious populations.
Many put off retirement planning or think it's too late, but investors at any age can take steps to secure their futures.
As advisor practices evolve beyond investments, more are taking on the tricky task of end-of-life decisions for clients.
Many advisors steer clients to municipal bonds as safe, tax-smart investments, but they can carry some unforeseen risks.