Apple CEO Tim Cook is joining a long list of magnates promising to give away most of the wealth that they amass during their careers.
The Supreme Court renews a former UPS driver's chance to prove her claim of discrimination after UPS failed to offer her lighter duty when she was pregnant.
Berkshire Hathaway makes an unusual move by buying a European firm. Warren Buffett calls it a door opener to looking around the world for investments.
Feeling jealous that you're not on the Forbes list of billionaires? Consider what they did to get there -- and maybe you can follow in their footsteps.
Sellers of products that go viral struggle at first to deal with the extra attention, but the sudden celebrity can boost business for years to come.
Amazon is opening a store that will offer exclusive products created by inventors and small businesses, including items featured on ABC TV's 'Shark Tank.'
In family business succession planning, the biggest mistake is assuming a child is the right person for the job. Iconic examples show they aren't.
President Barack Obama is aiming to clamp down on the private companies that service federal student debt with a presidential memorandum he signed Tuesday.
In his latest letter to Berkshire-Hathaway shareholders, Warren Buffett spends almost as much time reflecting on his mistakes as he does his many successes.
The federal budget deficit will hit $486 billion this year, nearly matching the lowest shortfall of President Obama's term in office, CBO estimates show.
The Supreme Court sharply divides in the latest challenge to President Obama's health law, this time over the subsidies that make insurance affordable.
The world's richest person got even richer this year. And a basketball superstar-turned-owner made the list for the first time.
Berkshire Hathaway started buying Exxon in 2013 and has sold out its $4 billion position. So should you follow Buffett's lead on oil stocks?
Warren Buffett tells investors Berkshire Hathaway has found his successor, giving more details about the heir to the company he's run for 50 years.
Entrepreneurs may be all smiles when they get an offer on 'Shark Tank,' but the deals aren't set in stone. And some contestants do in fact walk away.
The president's finances are much like ours, but with more digits. Obama's side hustle is doing well, but he's missing out with conservative investments.
The White House plan would put brokers under the stricter requirements for registered financial advisers when they handle clients' retirement accounts.
In a new setback for the health care law, the government says it made a tax-reporting error that's fouling up the filings of nearly a million Americans.
At Lodge Manufacturing, America's only maker of cast iron cookware, quality and family are mission-critical beliefs.
The rate of startups by older Americans has outpaced other age groups in the last few years, but are down from their peak six years ago as baby boomers age.
After I got married, we started buy rental homes. Then we added managing properties for other investors. We'll own five houses free and clear when I'm 47.
Would celebrities be better giving crazy-expensive Valentine's Day gifts or buying stock in the company that made the gift?
Thousands of people signing up for health insurance this weekend may not realize it, but their coverage under President Obama's law could be short-lived.
Members of Congress who voted for the Keystone XL pipeline bill got 10 to 13 times more in donations from the oil and gas industry than those who didn't.