Find the latest news and commentary on the Federal Reserve, meeting notes and board members. Learn more about how the Federal Reserve impacts your money.
Joblessness has surged to catastrophic levels not seen for nearly a century.
It’s not as if the Fed goes out and contacts every U.S. lender.
The Fed’s actions have a great deal of influence on your money.
This wonky term has major implications for the U.S. economy, monetary policy and your pocketbook.
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Strategies for working credit cards to your advantage while rates are low.
With rates bottomed out, is a loan or a line of credit best for you?
The Federal Reserve cut its federal funds rate a half percent today to keep a sputtering economic recovery on the move.
Want to lower your borrowing costs? Use these strategies.
The Fed has plenty of reasons to cut interest rates and plenty of reasons to stand pat at its meeting tomorrow.
Tips for maximizing your savings yields despite this low-rate environment.
In light of the Fed meeting, want to lower your borrowing costs and raise your interest income? Use these strategies.
Despite a sputtering recovery, Greenspan and company take a hands-off approach, for now.
The Fed committee sees an economy tilted toward weakness, but is it weak enough to justify a rate cut?
But Alan Greenspan and company change the ‘bias statement’ to negative, acknowledge the economy is faltering.