Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 1:58 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Fed keeps a key rate the same but signals a possible rate hike in the future.

Monday, March 09, 2015 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

This week’s reports may show whether winter put a freeze on the economy last month.

Monday, February 23, 2015 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

This week will feature a grilling of Fed Chair Janet Yellen and updates on inflation and housing.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 2:01 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

The federal funds rate will remain ultralow, targeting between zero and 0.25 percent.

Monday, January 12, 2015 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

This week brings new inflation data, updated holiday sales numbers and a Bezos birthday.

Wednesday, January 07, 2015 4:55 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

Minutes from last month’s Fed meeting indicate a rate hike may be a few months off.

Monday, December 15, 2014 9:26 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

For anyone keenly interested in the nation’s economy and financial markets, a full-fledged Federal Reserve meeting is a little like a present at holiday time. You’re not exactly certain what you’ll get, but you’ll have more than you had before. Whether the information is actually useful a year from now is uncertain. This week’s Fed

Wednesday, December 03, 2014 4:06 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

The Fed sees positive impacts from cheaper gasoline but is not so upbeat about raises.

Monday, December 01, 2014 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

This week brings a fresh job market snapshot and a reason to toast history.

Monday, December 01, 2014 6:00 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Falling interest rates mean higher bond prices. It’s conceivable that the bull market in bonds isn’t quite over.

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