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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.
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Officials from the Federal Reserve Board will almost certainly stand pat at their policy meeting on Oct. 3. Borrowers should plan for a period of rate stability.
Officials from the Federal Reserve Board will almost certainly stand pat at their policy meeting on Aug. 22. Borrowers should plan for a period of rate stability.
The Federal Reserve Board didn’t hike interest rates at its two-day policy-setting meeting June 27 and 28. But experts say that officials probably will raise rates later this year.
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Officials from the Federal Reserve Board may stand pat at their two-day policy meeting on June 27 and 28. But experts say it’s probably just a respite on the road to even higher interest rates.
Federal Reserve Board policy-makers raised interest rates for the sixth time in almost a year on May 16. What does that mean to you?
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 meeting on May 16 could bring about the first 50-basis point rate hike in years. Here are some of the reasons why — and what consumers have to say about it.