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Explore the latest news and commentary on the Federal Reserve, and learn how the decisions that are made during their meetings impact your money and the broader economy.
The Fed’s decision is a vote of confidence about the economy.
The Fed’s massive bond-buying program has about run its course. Here’s how a taper works.
Experts all along had anticipated higher inflation this year, though the question is how long it will last.
Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen says the U.S. will run out of cash to pay its bills on Oct. 18.
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A home sales report is set for release Wednesday.
Knowing bank holiday schedules can help you avoid delays on necessary transactions.
A closely watched inflation report is set for release this week.
The principle can sometimes predict where inflation is heading.
Employers should also restore just about all of their pandemic-related job cuts.
Economists say high inflation is forcing the Fed’s hand.
Price increases depend on supply chain and labor shortages.
See Bankrate’s predictions for where credit card rates will head this year.
Inflation is expected to take a bite out of savers’ wallets even as rates climb.
Home equity loan rates should remain steady for the rest of the year.