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Gas prices in the United States rose for the fifth straight day to $3.71 on Sunday, just over a week after the country's gas prices rose for the first time to $3.68 in nearly of 100 days, which marked the end of a historic sequence of declines.  prices driven by stronger supply and weaker demand for fuel

Gasoline prices rise for a fifth day to $3.417 a gallon after the Federal Reserve raises interest rates

The average price of a gallon of gasoline in the United States rose for the fifth straight day after interest rates set by the Federal Reserve rose to 3.25% amid fears of a global recession . On Sunday, the price of a gallon of gasoline was valued at $3.714 per gallon, the AAA reported. Oil …

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Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell testifies during a Senate's Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs ...

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says fighting inflation could cause a recession

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve on Wednesday delivered its starkest assessment of what it will take to finally get painfully high inflation under control: slower growth, higher unemployment and potentially a recession. Speaking at a press conference, Chairman Jerome Powell acknowledged what many economists have been saying for months: that the Fed’s goal of …

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A man bikes past the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday. Markets are watching the path of interest rates closely, as the Federal Reserve announced another increase. (AP Photo/Peter Morgan)

The Federal Reserve is raising rates again. When will mortgage and credit card interest rates stop rising?

A man cycles past the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday. Markets are watching interest rate developments closely, with the Federal Reserve announcing another hike. (AP Photo/Peter Morgan) Peter Morgan PA When will this spike in mortgage and credit card interest rates end? Maybe early next year. But not anytime soon, experts said Wednesday. A …

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Here's everything the Federal Reserve should be doing today

Here’s everything the Federal Reserve should be doing today

Construction workers outside the Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Building, photographed Wednesday, July 27, 2022 in Washington, DC. Kent Nishimura | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images There’s not much mystery surrounding Wednesday’s Federal Reserve meeting, with markets widely expecting the central bank to approve its third consecutive three-quarter point interest rate hike. That doesn’t …

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Another interest rate hike comes from the Federal Reserve: here's how it could affect you

Another interest rate hike comes from the Federal Reserve: here’s how it could affect you

This week, the Federal Reserve will likely hike rates an additional three-quarters of a percentage point for the third straight time in a bid to calm the high cost of living. The US central bank has already raised interest rates four times this year, for a total of 2.25 percentage points. Fed officials have “declared …

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