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Fed Chairman Jerome Powell will use his press conference later Wednesday to accentuate the positive about the outlook while avoiding the negative, economists said.
The Share Insurance Fund reported a net income of $226.5 million and a net position of $15.7 billion for 2018. The fund’s assets declined to $15.8 billion read more
Commercial banks and savings institutions insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) reported aggregate net income of $59.1 billion in read more
WSJ article about high scores. For some reason, my old trick way of accessing WSJ articles no longer seems to work so I cannot post or read the entire thing.
Top tips to help you manage your checking account and enter the world of personal money management.
BB&T Corp. agreed to buy SunTrust Banks Inc. in the world’s largest bank merger in more than a decade, betting that a combination will allow them read more
“If global growth really weakens and that spills over to the United States, while financial conditions tighten more and we do see a weakening in the U.S. economy, read more
Americans resist change, at least when it comes to their checking accounts: A survey from finance site Bankrate and MONEY found that the average American read more
treasury yields as of 12/31/2018 1 yr 2.63% 2 yr 2.48% 3 yr 2.46% 5 yr 2.51% 7 yr 2.59% (10-year at 2.69%, 0.06% above 1-year)
Financial institutions big and small want those coveted deposits in the year ahead. Here’s how smaller banks can fight for their fair share:
Credit unions are poised to go green in 2019 - and they don't mean championing the environment. Marijuana will be legal in more than half of the states next year. read more
See a detailed analysis of membership growth at U.S. credit unions in recent years.
The December FOMC minutes were released earlier this afternoon. Read 'em and weep.
...the median projection among the 17 policy makers targeting two more rate increases next year, to a range of 2.75 percent 3 percent.
Primary focus this past week on the FOMC's federal funds rate call is sensible and understandable. But there is a significant secondary aspect of Fed read more
Personal Finance Guide for Federal Employees on Furlough:
The Federal Reserve raised short-term interest rates Wednesday, a widely expected move that President Trump has called “foolish” but that the central bank felt was read more
3.25% 60 month CD current promotion of Golden State Bankhomepage https://www.goldenstatebank.com/current-promotion read more
Dec. 18, 2018 1 yr 2.64% 2 yr 2.65% 3 yr 2.64% 5 yr 2.65% https://www.treasury.gov/resource...x?data=y..
From the CFPB press release Company Violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act and Consumer Financial Protection Act in Furnishing Consumer-Report Information and read more
What’s easier than running to the ATM or wrestling with a wallet full of cards? Using your phone to transfer money and make purchases. Mobile wallets and mobile read more