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The president is making a change at the central bank. See how it could affect you.
Federal Reserve Board policy-makers raised interest rates for the fifth time since last June on March 21. The move is designed to slow the economy enough that inflation doesn’t get out of control.
The Federal Reserve Board has raised rates again. But what exactly does that mean and how will the changes affect you? Bankrate.com helps you sort it out.
The Federal Reserve Board decided on Feb. 2 that even higher rates were needed to slow the economy. It raised both the federal funds rate and federal discount rate by 25 basis points.
The wall of secrecy is falling from credit scores, the three-digit numbers that determine how much consumers will pay for loans.
The Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee hiked the fed funds and discount rates by a quarter point.
The Federal Reserve Board is not expected to make a move on interest rates at their meeting next week.
The Army is a microcosm of society, where young people are not educated about money and are all too eager to spend. Some Army bases, led by Fort Hood, are trying to change that.
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The Federal Reserve Board keeps rates stable.
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