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The Fed's September Meeting

Will the rate change happen?
Posted by John McClelland on September 14, 2015 in  Federal Reserve  housing market  Interest Rates
Wednesday and Thursday of this week is when the Federal Reserve holds an important meeting. The short-term rates (Federal Funds) has been between 0% and .25% for the past seven years, which tells you how weak the Fed has thought that the economy has been. With a lot of improved economic data, many Fed watchers have suggested that the Fed is likely to bump the Federal Funds rate by .25%. The economic turbulence emanating from China, along with consistently horrible Eurozone data, has some believing that the global e... read more
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