Wealth Blog

This is the place for news and commentary about the accumulation and preservation of wealth and the lives of the rich. This blog investigates all aspects of saving, investing and spending money, as well as preparing a legacy, whether that be estate-planning for heirs or developing a philanthropic strategy. See the latest Wealth Blog posts below.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 7:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Former Facebook president wants the new rich to use startup-company principles in philanthropy.

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Monday, July 6, 2015 7:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Judging by the list of wealthiest self-made individuals, America is still the land of opportunity.

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Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:09 pm
By Lance Davis · Bankrate.com

Graduates are leaving college with massive debt. Here’s a look at what they’re facing, plus six steps to pay off loans.

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Monday, June 29, 2015 11:29 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Financial worries are increasingly causing Americans to delay major events such as getting married or buying a home.

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Thursday, June 25, 2015 5:43 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

If you dream of living in Sicily, one town has an offer that appears too good to pass up. But there’s a catch.

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Wednesday, June 24, 2015 6:55 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Waiters work hard for the money and no one appreciates that more than a former waiter.

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Monday, June 22, 2015 6:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Could the sixth time be the charm for presidential hopeful Donald Trump?

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Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The ease and flexibility of donor-advised funds make them a popular choice.

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Monday, June 15, 2015 6:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Forget the backyard slip-and-slide. If you really want to throw a birthday party, invite Minnie and Mickey.

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Wednesday, June 10, 2015 6:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Horse-racing fans may want to pay attention to how a Triple Crown win seems to affect the stock market.

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