How Fed rate hikes affect your credit cards, mortgages, savings rates

  1. How Fed rate hikes affect your credit cards, mortgages, savings rates  USA TODAY
  2. What to Watch From the Fed: A Rate Increase and the Path Forward  New York Times
  3. US Stocks Tick Higher as Oil, Energy Stocks Extend Gains  Wall Street Journal
  4. The Fed has a lot to talk about besides higher interest rates  CNNMoney
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Fed likely to raise rates, possibly end 'accommodative' policy era

  1. Fed likely to raise rates, possibly end ‘accommodative’ policy era  Reuters
  2. US Stocks Tick Higher as Oil, Energy Stocks Extend Gains  Wall Street Journal
  3. Are There Risks Indicating the Fed Will Move Off Its Rate Hike Path?  TheStreet.com
  4. The Fed has a lot to talk about besides higher interest rates  CNNMoney
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As US raises interest rates, Fed may turn more hawkish

As US raises interest rates, Fed may turn more hawkishUnder the cloud of an escalating trade war, the US Federal Reserve this week will raise the benchmark lending rate for the third time this year, moving to prevent inflation from mounting too quickly as the world’s largest economy continues brisk growth. The Fed’s two-day policy meeting will begin Tuesday — barely 24 hours after President Donald Trump is due to target another $200 billion in Chinese imports with punitive tariffs, bringing the total to over $250 billion. Since the Fed’s last meeting, job creation and GDP numbers have shown robust health, wages have risen and inflation has firmed, while measures of industrial activity and the housing market are among the few that have softened.


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Graphene enables clock rates in the terahertz range

Graphene is considered a promising candidate for the nanoelectronics of the future. In theory, it should allow clock rates up to a thousand times faster than today’s silicon-based electronics. Scientists have now shown that graphene can actually convert electronic signals with frequencies in the gigahertz range extremely efficiently into signals with several times higher frequency.
Source: Science Daily

Trump vs. the Federal Reserve: Don't Expect 15% Inflation and Soaring Rates

  1. Trump vs. the Federal Reserve: Don’t Expect 15% Inflation and Soaring Rates  TheStreet.com
  2. US Stocks to Open Higher but Dollar Weakens After Trump’s Fed Remarks  Wall Street Journal
  3. Trump Complains About Fed Chairman’s Raising of Interest Rates  New York Times
  4. Fed chief navigates treacherous political and economic waters  Financial Times
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