Interest rates

  • Fed should delay taper for new data by MPA

    The Federal Reserve shouldn’t begin winding back its $85bn-per-month bond-buying program without waiting to consult economic data that was delayed by the government shutdown, says a Fed official

  • Rates up on debt fears by MPA

    Mortgage rates crept up this week as uncertainty over the recent budget impasse ground down market confidence, according to data released Thursday by Freddie Mac

  • Default could send rates through the roof by MPA

    If Congress doesn’t agree on a deal to raise the debt ceiling, mortgage rates could skyrocket


Should CFPB have more supervision over credit agencies?