All Posts Tagged: FOMC

Interest Rates 101: What businesses may expect from a hike

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
African American woman crouching against a wall in office, staring thoughtfully at the whiteboard across from her that is filled with multi-colored notes.

Businesses might have to look at other sources of financing than just borrowing.

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Interest Rates 101: What consumers may expect from a hike

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Several young adults enjoying a dinner outdoors at a long table in a farm-like setting.

If you’re on a pension and relying on investment income, that’s been a huge problem for your spending. But that’s going to change.

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U.S. Outlook: Start the pre-game show

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing total nonfarm job openings as of July 2015

Next week’s FOMC decision on interest rates has attracted as much pre-kickoff commentary as a big game.

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U.S. Outlook: Right down the pike — now what?

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
graph showing rise and fall of investor confidence in recent years.

Like a pitcher who’s on fire, U.S. economic data keeps coming in right across the plate.

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