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That Persistent Racial Wealth Gap

Student loan debt and college affordability remain factors

In particular, I was concerned that for most Americans, this report would be greeted with…

By Robin White Goode

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[Watch] GOP Candidate Ben Carson Talks Interest Rates and Income Gap

Candidate speaks ahead of Fed meeting, Tues and Wed, to decide next move on rates

As a financial journalist for nearly 2 decades you begin to see how much of…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Mortgage Rates Likely Moving Higher… But Not Much

Why homeowners shouldn't panic over headlines about higher rates

Despite strong job market data, analysts say mortgage rates will remain low for some time.

By Stacey Tisdale

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Federal Reserve Votes ‘No” on Raising Interest Rates

Central bankers point to global economic slowdown

“Tightening before the economy has reached genuine full-employment is not just a mistake, it’s a…

By Stacey Tisdale

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What Higher Rates Will Mean for Homebuyers and Homeowners

Federal Reserve Chairwoman indicates rates are rising soon

The Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates as soon as September. What does…

By Stacey Tisdale

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