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America's Richest Man Is ...?

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates tops Forbes' latest list of the 400 richest Americans for the 21st straight year.

Broke Stars: 11 Celebrities Who Went Bankrupt

Gary Busey joined the ranks of the insolvent last week, filing for bankruptcy with debts that far outweigh his assets. But he's by no means unique: There's a whole subset of celebrities practically defined by their inability to live within their enormous means. Check out our gallery of fiscally fallen stars.

Million-Dollar Hands: 9 Crazy Celebrity Insurance Policies

Most of us have assets worth insuring -- our homes, our cars, our health. Celebrities are no different, but they must protect their most important assets -- themselves. So who's buying insurance on their fingers, legs and even smiles and hair? Check out our gallery:

Celebrity Memorabilia Takes a Starring Role Again

Showbiz memorabilia had its closeup in the past few weeks, with items made famous by Marilyn Monroe, Michael Jackson and Judy Garland fetching an over-the-rainbow prices at auction. Why are people compelled to buy these items, and who's drawing the biggest bucks? Read on...

America's Priciest Rehab Palaces

Keeping Up With the Joneses: Priciest Rehab PalacesThe rich, powerful and addicted are often willing to pay big bucks to get clean and sober -- but just how much? DailyFinance checked out three of the priciest dry-out retreats in the world. One month's bill at any of the following would be enough to scare many of us straight.

Should You Invest in Elizabeth Taylor Memorabilia?

Elizabeth Taylor fans have been flocking to eBay to pick up memorabilia since the movie star died last week. But do these collectibles makes sense as investments? Appraisers from Antiques Roadshow weigh in.

10 best celebrity business owners

Fashion and music are some of the most popular ways celebrities turn their interests or hobbies into successful businesses, giving us regular folk...

Macy's to Sell Madonna's New Clothing Line

Macy's is going into business with Madonna to sell the new line of clothes and accessories the music icon designed with her teenage daughter, Lourdes. The Material Girl brand, which will be priced to appeal to teens, revives and revises some styles from the star's 1980s heyday.