The US's tax system is turning into a two-tier tax system, with wealth as the determining factor, writes Howard Gleckman. Many affluent and influential people and organizations have almost unlimited power when it comes to their taxes.
According to University of Chicago social scientist Harold Pollack, all the financial advice you need could be written down, folded up, and tucked in your wallet.
The old rule of thumb about the right mix of stocks and bonds is that the percentage in stocks should be 100 minus your age. But lower interest rates mean a more aggressive stock portfolio is usually a better option these days.
George Soros and Warren Buffett are two of the richest men in the world, but certain circumstances have helped Buffett come out on top.
In a legal battle that has continued for two decades, the case against Chevron in Ecuador was led by New York lawyer Steven R. Donziger, who is now the target of another lawsuit alleging misconduct and fraud.
A mutual fund is a big collection of different investments, and it can be a good way to diversify your holdings. But there are some drawbacks.