Deepak Chopra's guide to thinking rich

Many people may dream of becoming wealthy. Some say having a certain type of mindset can actually help to create affluence. Deepak Chopra...

After recession, few Americans expect to inherit money

Three-quarters of people responding to a new survey said they don't expect to inherit money, but financial experts say they might be too...

Image: There are fewer mansions available in the richest areas of the country, but this mansion in Palm Beach, Fla. is available for a cool $34.9 million.
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Think money can't buy happiness? Think again

It turns out, rich people are happier than poor people. A new Brookings Institution paper finds that people who live in rich countries...

Wealthy spoil their kids, even if they don't intend to, survey says

It's the rich parent's paradox. The wealthy want their kids to have middle-class values. To be humble, hungry and hard-working and to...

Millionaires hurting (a bit), but billionaires sitting pretty

Would you believe that despite everything that's happened in the economy, there are more billionaires this year than last? 2,160 of them,...

No fair! Weak economy leads to adult sibling rivalry

In most families, any discussion about money and inheritances is going to be awkward at best and emotionally fraught at worst. But these...

Rich Gen Y, Gen X help families more than baby boomers

Who would have thought the younger, spoiled generations would be more generous than baby boomers when it came to looking out for their...

Researchers contend rich people are more selfish

There's been plenty of discussion over the past few years about the widening gap between rich and poor. Now, new research suggests that...

Wealthy women fear they'll outlive retirement money

Wealthy women expect to be more active than their male counterparts in their retirement years, but they’re also more worried...