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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.
Here’s what might happen if everyone received a guaranteed minimum income from the government.
The financial practice of spending less than you make doesn’t apply to the federal government.
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.
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Bankrate.com’s economic report shows auto loan rates set for a big drop, says Greg McBride in Your Money Outlook.
The Army is a microcosm of society, where young people are not educated about money and are all too eager to spend. Some Army bases, led by Fort Hood, are trying to change that.
Mortgage Rate Analysis: Fixed rates slip; now is the time to lock in as rates are as low as they’ll go this year.
The Federal Reserve Board is not expected to make a move on interest rates at their meeting next week.
Take advantage of the half-point rate cut by the Federal Reserve with these money moves.
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.
All-day coverage of Allan Greenspan on G-SPAN.
In light of the most recent Fed action, here are the best moves to make with CDs.