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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.
The Fed’s actions have a great deal of influence on your money.
With all the talk around economic stimulus, here’s how it works and why it’s used.
The Fed’s interest rate decisions are made by a powerful voting body.
Fed officials care about more than just economic data.
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It’s pushed the Fed down a new, uncharted path.
It’s the largest emergency reduction in the Fed’s more than 100-year history.
It’s only a matter of time before deposit yields fall again.
Here’s who stands to benefit the most from plunging interest rates.
The economy is expected to get rougher, but there are ways to take advantage of declining rates.
The fed funds rate could quickly approach zero this year, experts said.
Predictions range from cautiously optimistic to outright warnings.
Some banks and credit unions have moved quickly to adjust the rates tied to their deposit accounts.
That’s led the majority of economists to say risks are tilted toward the downside.