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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.
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.
The Fed’s massive bond-buying program won’t last forever. Here’s what to expect once the taper begins.
Here’s where the nation’s top economists see hiring, the Fed and inflation heading over the next year.
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The current housing market still strongly favors sellers. Here’s what to consider if you’re weighing a sale.
Experts are already downgrading their growth forecasts.
Need a rich uncle? Cash-offer programs fill the bill.
Find out when banks have the option to close.
Overdraft protection can be a helpful and convenient tool to avoid paying a steeper overdraft fee.
Buyers should prepare for their close-up before going on a home tour, and generational differences in home equity.
Experts say higher inflation and a faster rebound could force the Fed’s hand.
Refi opportunities persist and key signs that your home may need maintenance.
The Fed doesn’t directly impact mortgage rates, but borrowers should still pay attention.
If you have a home equity loan or variable mortgage, pay attention to the Fed.