Wealth

Super rich

To be in the richest 1% of the WORLD, it's best to be born in a rich country...

Unequal shares

How the world's wealth is divided up.

A tax on fairness

How tax havens allow wealthy people and companies to avoid paying their full share and help criminals, dictators and corrupt officials to avoid detection.

It's the inequality, stupid

Inequality is getting worse and it affects every aspect of society

To tackle personal debt we need to tackle inequality first!

Government policies should be tested to see whether they will increase the gap between the richest and the rest

Monarchy and money

The finances of the Queen

Is the monarchy value for money?

People who feel we shouldn't have a monarchy have an alternative view of the costs

I blew my million dollar inheritance

A remarkable story of how an 18-year-old runaway inherited wealth after a deprived childhood but had no idea how to handle it

Keith Gillespie: How I blew £7,215,875

Footballer Keith Gillespie joined Manchester United's first team at age 16. Here he tells how his gambling habit ate up his high earnings and left him bankrupt

The hypocrisy of the filthy rich

There are wealthy individuals who make generous contributions to charity while avoiding paying tax. Is this fair?

Big business with benefits!

A multi-millionaire is motivating his employees by arranging for them to own the company after his death

Let's take the housing fight to wealthy owners with empty spare rooms

Eight million homes have more space than they need. Let's encourage sharing - or even enforce it - says George Monbiot

Sports salaries

The relationship between money and success in sport

It was hard to stomach David Cameron preaching austerity from a golden throne

Working as a waitress at a state banquet, this writer was struck by the contrast between the sumptuous food and the talk of welfare cuts