Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages declined this week, hovering near historically low levels, according to a survey by mortgage-buyer Freddie Mac.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen wants to see wages climb at a faster clip, but she'll have to fend off policymakers who fear that could cause inflation to surge.
Sales of previously owned homes in May posted the best monthly gain in nearly three years, providing hope that housing is beginning to regain momentum.
Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages eased slightly this week, remaining near historic lows.
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The Federal Reserve slashed its forecast for U.S. economic growth this year, but expressed confidence the recovery was largely on track.
The Fed will likely approve a fifth cut in its monthly bond purchases on Wednesday, because the job market has steadily strengthened.
U.S. banks looking to get in on a booming market for financing new-car sales have run into a formidable competitor: the auto manufacturers themselves.
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When interest rates rise dramatically again (and they will), expect to see the out-of-vogue practice of mortgage assumption make a comeback.
Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell says he wants to see signs that the U.S. economy is tightening up before interest rates could be raised.
Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages rose slightly this week, reversing a five-week downward trend.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages declined last week as both refinancing and purchase applications decreased, the Mortgage Bankers Association says.
A balance transfer can put thousands of dollars back in your pocket by reducing the interest rate on your credit card debt.
If you invest in bonds, you should know that bond prices and interest rates have an inverse relationship. Here's a guide to help you understand.
MasterCard says it is extending its zero-liability policy in the United States to include all PIN-based and ATM transactions.
The Federal Reserve has begun to discuss the tools it could use to finally pull back the extraordinary stimulus it's provided the U.S. economy since 2008.
While short-term rates will remain low, long-term rates will be much more likely to rise. That's why you need to know about a bond's modified duration.