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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.
Higher inflation is here, but the big question is whether it’s here to stay or not.
Inflation has a nasty reputation among policymakers, investors and consumers alike.
The Fed’s Powell just last week swatted away worries about inflation and overheating.
The Fed’s actions have a great deal of influence on your money.
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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.
It’s the first emergency move since October 2008, during the Great Recession.
With markets swooning, all eyes are now turning to the Fed.
The chief executive’s claims weren’t wholly correct — even if they ended up being right.