Glenda Kwek A stampede of the super-rich is underway as they snap up gold to secure their wealth as the economies of the world wobble.
Bani McSpedden 'Smart' watches couldn't hold a candle to an outstanding crop of mechanical masterpieces.
Megan Willett Life is good if your parents are rich, but it's even sweeter if they pass on good genes, too.
Anonymous buyer pays $89 million for flawless 59.6 carat coloured stone.
Adam Taylor A floating city could yet sail the globe and let people spend their entire life at sea.
Natasha Hughes Boutique hotels offer travellers a hip and sometimes quirky alternative to traditional five-star chains.
One single ticket in Florida has matched all the numbers to win the highest ever US Powerball lottery jackpot at an estimated $US590.5 million ($A604.25 million), officials say.
The world's wealthiest individuals have stashed $US21 trillion ($20 trillion) worth of assets in offshore tax havens, equivalent to the combined GDPs of the United States and Japan, a...
New survey says millionaires don't feel rich until they reach the five million dollar mark.
Lucy Macken, Stephen Nicholls Offshore buyers are the trailblazers of a Sydney property revival, say agents, snapping up apartments in Bondi, the central business district and the North Shore and houses in Mosman and Killara.
Many millionaires got poorer in the last year, but billionaires did just fine, using their heavyweight money management teams to ride out market and economic turmoil that hit the lesser rich,...
Alfredo Paramico has a love for the finest time pieces.
A flawless deep-blue diamond sold at auction on Wednesday night for 10.27 million Swiss francs ($10.
Nicole Hasham A NEW luxury yacht destination for Chinese and Indian millionaires is being touted by the developers proposing an overhaul of a Sydney marina.
Steve Colquhoun German prestige car brand builds a catalogue of exclusive hands-on opportunities in new bid to woo customers.
Lisa Mahapatra and Linette Lopez The story of Eike Batista's push to be the world's richest man has it all - wealth, fame, romance and danger.
High-end fashion hotels are mushrooming as growing numbers of luxury travellers seek a taste of the glamour and indulgence that only stardom used to bring.
Across the country, Americans plunked down an estimated $US1.5 billion on the longest of long shots: an infinitesimally small chance to win what could end up being the single biggest lottery payout...
A retired southern Illinois couple claimed the third and final share of last month's record $US656 million Mega Millions jackpot on Wednesday, and said they plan to treat themselves — possibly...
Adele Horin The rich have dramatically cut their charitable giving, and 37 per cent of people with taxable incomes of $1 million or more appear to give nothing at all, new Tax Office figures show.