Top 20 billionaires worth as much as half of America

The real wealth gap in America isn’t between the 99 percent and the 1 percent. It’s between the 0.00001 percent and everybody else. A new study from the Institute for Policy Studies left-leaning think tank says the richest 400 Americans have a combined net...

Workers struggle to save while CEOs set aside millions

If you worry about saving for retirement, you have plenty of company. Just not in the C-suite. The 100 largest CEO retirement accounts combined are worth $4.9 billion — equal to the retirement savings of 50 million American families, according to a new report by the...

Highest-paid CEOs in US are often fired or fined: Study

The report by the Institute for Policy Studies, a left-leaning think tank, said that chief executives for large companies received about 354 times as much pay as the average American worker in 2012. That gap has soared since 1993, when CEOs for big companies received...