Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, November 02, 2016 2:00 pm
By Holden Lewis · Bankrate.com

The Federal Reserve keeps interest rates unchanged and implies that a rate hike could come next month.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 2:00 pm
By Stephen Pounds · Bankrate.com

Federal Reserve policymakers have left interest rates where they’ve been since December.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 2:00 pm
By Stephen Pounds · Bankrate.com

The central bank votes thumbs-down to an increase in interest rates, kicking the can down the road to at least September.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 2:00 pm
By Stephen Pounds · Bankrate.com

The Fed shelves a June hike in the federal funds rate — the rate at which banks and credit unions lend reserves to other institutions overnight.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 2:00 pm
By Stephen Pounds · Bankrate.com

Policymakers at the Federal Reserve have opted to keep interest rates frozen.

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 2:00 pm
By Eileen AJ Connelly · Bankrate.com

The Fed delays another rate hike as it waits to see how the U.S. weathers economic weakness abroad and falling oil prices at home.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 2:00 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Instead of raising interest rates again, the Federal Reserve has chosen to chill.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 2:00 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

The central bank lifted a benchmark rate that had been at a record low since the financial crisis.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 2:00 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

The Fed chose not to jump out of the bushes with a rate surprise in this Halloween week.

Thursday, September 17, 2015 2:00 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Janet Yellen and her Federal Reserve team have decided that now is not the time for a rate hike.

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