Tag Archives: interest rates

Fed Hopes Biggest Rate Hike in 22 Years Tames Inflation Without Recession

The Fed lifted its benchmark interest rate by half a percentage point as it fights raging inflation.

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Why Higher Interest Rates Should Make You Happy

While borrowers may not be thrilled by the Federal Reserve's decision to raise rates, many of us have plenty of reason to celebrate.

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Why the Fed is no Longer Center of the Financial Universe

Market speculation on whether the Fed will raise rates is reaching fever pitch, but the central bank no longer has the pull it once did.

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