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The Fed says unemployment will rise.  Here's who economists say would lose their jobs first.

The Fed says unemployment will rise. Here’s who economists say would lose their jobs first.

The Federal Reserve stepped up its fight against inflation this week, instituting a major rate hike and saying more are likely to follow. These measures will lead to an increase in the number of unemployed Americans by the end of next year, the central bank said. The Fed has offered a series of aggressive interest …

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Stocks crash and rates rise.  It's painful, but we're heading back to normal.

Stocks crash and rates rise. It’s painful, but we’re heading back to normal.

Stocks and bonds fall. Housing has weakened. And I haven’t heard a word about non-fungible cartoon monkey tokens in maybe three months. Strategists are now turning their attention to some truly bizarre assets – two I spoke with last week recommended buying long-dated Treasuries. One also said he favors stocks of companies that generate money, …

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Historic rate hikes mark biggest 6-month rise in 41 years: what you should do with your money

Historic rate hikes mark biggest 6-month rise in 41 years: what you should do with your money

The Federal Reserve announced on Wednesday that it would raise benchmark interest rates by three-quarters of a percentage point and signaled that more hikes were to come. The rise is the third consecutive move of 0.75 percentage points and the fifth increase in the past six months – all part of a central bank effort …

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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin Rise Despite Hawkish Fed: Analyst Says Waiting For 'Bigger Drop' Will Be Longer - Bitcoin (BTC/USD), Ethereum (ETH/USD), Dogecoin (DOGE/USD)

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin Rise Despite Hawkish Fed: Analyst Says Waiting For ‘Bigger Drop’ Will Be Longer – Bitcoin (BTC/USD), Ethereum (ETH/USD), Dogecoin (DOGE/USD)

Bitcoin and Ethereum traded in the green on Thursday evening, as the global cryptocurrency market cap rose 4.9% to $943.7 billion as of 8:19 p.m. EDT. Price performance of major coins Piece of money 24 hours 7 days Price Bitcoin BTC/USD 4.7% -1.6% $19,386.98 Ethereum ETH/USD 6.6% -9.6% $1,330.52 Dogecoin DOGE/USD 4.2% 1.6% $0.06 Top …

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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin Rise Despite Hawkish Fed: Analyst Says Waiting For 'Bigger Drop' Will Be Longer - Bitcoin (BTC/USD), Ethereum (ETH/USD), Dogecoin (DOGE/USD)

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin Rise Despite Hawkish Fed: Analyst Says Waiting For ‘Bigger Drop’ Will Be Longer – Bitcoin (BTC/USD), Ethereum (ETH/USD), Dogecoin (DOGE/USD)

Bitcoin and Ethereum traded in the green on Thursday evening, as the global cryptocurrency market cap rose 4.9% to $943.7 billion as of 8:19 p.m. EDT. Price performance of major coins Piece of money 24 hours 7 days Price Bitcoin BTC/USD 4.7% -1.6% $19,386.98 Ethereum ETH/USD 6.6% -9.6% $1,330.52 Dogecoin DOGE/USD 4.2% 1.6% $0.06 Top …

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If the market passes this upcoming test, stocks will be poised to rise.  We are not there yet.

If the market passes this upcoming test, stocks will be poised to rise. We are not there yet.

There’s still too much optimism on Wall Street, even after the Dow Jones Industrial Average’s DJIA, -1.70% Falling more than 500 points on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve’s last meeting and rate hike. Consider all the attention given to a possible “double bottom”. By portraying market weakness in this way, the bulls are trying to …

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Today's Mortgage and Refinance Rates: September 9, 2022 |  Average rates have increased further

Today’s Mortgage and Refinance Rates: September 21, 2022 | Rates rise as another Fed hike looms

Insider’s experts choose the best products and services to help you make informed decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this page. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is expected to announce another very large …

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As interest rates rise, is it still possible to get a good rate on a personal loan?

As interest rates rise, is it still possible to get a good rate on a personal loan?

Interest rates are on the rise as the Federal Reserve tries to fight record inflation. The central bank is doing this to make loans more expensive and they can try to slow the economy down, hopefully without sending it into a recession. However, rising interest rates mean that loans are now becoming more expensive and …

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