Benjamin Franklin was famous for his frugality, but some of his colleagues were big spenders who were plagued by debt.
International buyers have set their sights on high-end South Florida homes, which are hitting record prices.
Taxpayers are picking up the tab for millions of dollars in expenses racked up by the 4 living ex-presidents -- all of whom are multimillionaires.
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If no one wins the world-record-breaking amount tonight, the jackpot could grow to nearly $1 billion.
No matter how you look at it, the Mega Millions prize is a whole lot of money.
What if you win? Here are some things to consider before buying tickets for the $500 million jackpot with co-workers.
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