A new study reveals wealthy Americans might be a bit delusional when it comes to sizing the wealth of others, reports NBC News.» Read More
Wealthy Chinese may not be buying many big yachts. But they are buying up big yacht companies. A look at what's driving the trend.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports NYC Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio plans to pay for education programs by raising taxes on the wealthy by more than $500 million.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan looks at a few "knick knacks" Oprah Winfrey auctioned for her charity, which brought in more than $600,000. Robert Frank reports on some of the most expensive items up for auction this Fall season.
Calls to tax the rich are suddenly reaching higher volume, whether it's Bill Gross' “Scrooge McDuck” blog or a ballot measure in Colorado to make high earners pay for schools, or New York's Bill de Blasio’s tax proposal.
The most expensive luxury yachts are now the most hi-tech vessels on the seas. CNBC's Robert Frank showcases the most tech-advanced cruisers.
Americans buy most of the world's yachts but few are actually made here. One company in Louisiana is trying to change that, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
CNBC's Diana Olick and Jackie DeAngelis tour two million-dollar homes with a spooky history. Broker Dolly Lenz takes a look at the mysterious real estate and weighs in on which home is the better buy.
CNBC's Josh Lipton and Mary Thompson tour two million-dollar homes with a spooky history. Broker Dolly Lenz takes a look at the mysterious real estate and weighs in on which home is the better buy.
OGX, the Brazilian oil company controlled by former billionaire Eike Batista, sought court protection from creditors on Wednesday.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen and Michael Noer, Forbes, discuss the magazine rankings of the most powerful and influential leaders in the world.
Wealth-X has put together a list of all 50 states with their top wealth-holders. A look at how the states stack up.
Two new surveys find that the debt cliffhanger in Washington earlier this month left top investors badly shaken.
Brazilian oil tycoon Eike Batista set a record for wealth loss, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. Between 2012 and 2013, Batista lost over $33 billion in paper wealth.
Eike Batista declared in 2011 that he would soon become the richest man in the world. Instead, he may become known for the largest personal-wealth loss.
In a big twist, a recent survey of top luxury CEOs lists North America as the most important market for growth over the next five years.
The NBA legend had listed the property for $29 million, then $21 million.
Digging into news Barneys and the NYPD are being sued for racial profiling, as well as the story of a Slovakian car company that worked two decades to create the "Aeromobil." Pop culture commentator Chuck Nice, and CNBC's Robert Frank, share their opinions.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the Chicago estate that is set to go on the block Nov. 22.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the world's largest known vivid orange diamond. The megastone is 14.82 carats and is expected to auction for $17 million to $20 million.
The Hamptons saw the best Q3 since 2005, with total sales increasing a little over 31 percent year-to-date, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
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.