Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, June 01, 2015 6:05 am
By Judy Martel ·

The U.S. still produces the most self-made billionaires, but China is coming up fast.

Monday, May 26, 2014 6:05 am
By Judy Martel ·

Hong Kong has the highest proportion of self-made, billionaire entrepreneurs.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 2:13 pm
By Judy Martel ·

The increasing wealth gap in the U.S. is resulting in a vanishing middle class.

Tuesday, December 31, 2013 8:00 am
By Judy Martel ·

The U.S. has been an attractive place for buyers from other countries, but demand is waning.

Monday, December 30, 2013 12:18 pm
By Mark Hamrick ·

The U.S. economy appears to be on a firm path of recovery. What are the risks for 2014?

Monday, October 21, 2013 12:05 pm
By Judy Martel ·

Personal wealth was on the decline five years ago but has come roaring back.

Wednesday, June 05, 2013 6:00 am
By Judy Martel ·

Though the U.S. still houses most of the wealthy, other regions are gaining fast.

Sunday, May 13, 2012 4:15 pm
By Judy Martel ·

There’s a sevenfold increase in rich expatriates renouncing U.S. citizenship since 2008. Why? Money, of course.

Sunday, April 15, 2012 4:16 pm
By Judy Martel ·

As China’s economy booms, its leaders are looking to the U.S. for guidance on both corporate and individual philanthropy.

Friday, December 23, 2011 4:43 pm
By Judy Martel ·

Americans have always been known as being generous. Times of crises bring out the best in us, and we’re quick to respond with offers of money and on-the-ground efforts to help. But a new survey makes it official. According to CAFAmerica’s World Giving Index, the U.S. ranks first globally in charitable giving this year, up