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The Fed has paused its campaign of rate hikes, for now, but market rates are still rising.
Federal Reserve Board policy-makers raised interest rates for the fifth time since last June on March 21. The move is designed to slow the economy enough that inflation doesn’t get out of control.
The Federal Reserve Board decided on Feb. 2 that even higher rates were needed to slow the economy. It raised both the federal funds rate and federal discount rate by 25 basis points.
The Federal Reserve Board has raised rates again. But what exactly does that mean and how will the changes affect you? Bankrate.com helps you sort it out.
The wall of secrecy is falling from credit scores, the three-digit numbers that determine how much consumers will pay for loans.
Bankrate.com’s economic report shows auto loan rates set for a big drop, says Greg McBride in Your Money Outlook.
The White House, a U.S. Congressman and consumer groups are pushing for legislation that would beef up consumer protection when a debit card is lost or stolen.
The Federal Reserve Board is not expected to make a move on interest rates at their meeting next week.
The Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee hiked the fed funds and discount rates by a quarter point.
Mortgage Rate Analysis: Fixed rates slip; now is the time to lock in as rates are as low as they’ll go this year.
In light of the most recent Fed action, here are the best moves to make with CDs.