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How to survive and thrive in a market beset by troubling political worries.
A tanking economy requires a ‘rapid and forceful’ action, the Fed says, as it cuts interest rates for the second time this month.
As rates fall, use these strategies to minimize overall borrowing costs and maximize savings returns.
Recent encouraging news may influence Feds.
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Take advantage of the Feds’ move and put money back in your pocket. Check out our strategies for making the most of the falling rates.
In a surprise move, the Federal Reserve Board dropped the federal funds rate by half a point and the federal discount rate by a quarter of a point.
Warning of ‘economic weakness,’ the Fed drops its inflation fight and signals it may drop interest rates at its January meeting.
Market watchers expect Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan will signal that he’s ready to cut rates on Dec. 19, then follow up with actual cuts early next year.
The Federal Reserve Board is poised to start cutting interest rates soon. As a result, consumers should evaluate whether they’re borrowing and saving in the smartest way possible.