WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Federal Reserve raised interest rates Wednesday with a half-point hike. But, the goal of such increases is to lower inflation, and Tuesday’s inflation report shows signs of relief. Tuesday’s Consumer Price Index report shows November’s inflation ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Federal Reserve raised interest rates again on Wednesday by another 0.75%. This is the fourth straight rate hike of that amount. The decision comes as inflation levels continue to plague the U.S. economy, pushing the cost ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN) – The Federal Reserve raised interest rates three quarters of a percent Wednesday. It’s a move many analysts started to expect Friday, when an inflation report showed price hikes have been more severe than originally thought. Before ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The Federal Reserve is likely to indicate Wednesday that interest rates will rise. A two-day meeting of the central bank wraps up later Wednesdsay and CNBC is reporting that the Fed will likely issue a new ...

Washington, D.C. – The Federal Reserve has hiked the nation’s interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point on Wednesday. The 0.25 percent raise is the third time the Fed has implemented a rate increase since the latest financial ...

(NBC News) — The Fed just agreed to raise key interest rates by 0.25 percent. So what does that mean for the average American? We take the example of one suburban mom and demonstrate how the rate increase — just ...

(NBC News) — Federal Reserve officials, amid signs that the economy soon could shed its long period of stagnation, approved the first interest rate hike in just about a year Wednesday and indicated a modestly more aggressive path ahead. The ...

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