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Profit from the Federal Reserve Interest Rate with This $2 Billion Fund

The Federal Open Market Committee policy decision will be released tomorrow (Wednesday, April 27) at 2 p.m.

Although no one expects a Federal Reserve interest rate hike this week, investors want to know how to profit from the decision.

Here's the best ETF to buy to make money from the Fed's dovishness...

global markets

Billions in Gold Is Stashed… Under the Streets of New York?

Is there gold under the streets of New York? Yes, actually — billions of dollars' worth.

The New York Fed holds the gold reserves of other countries and international agencies, free of charge.

But when Germany had trouble getting its precious metal back, a lot of gold conspiracy theories took off. And now people are beginning to question if the Fed really has any gold at all...

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One Investment to Own Before the Fed Gets (a Lot) More Inflation Than It Bargained For

The Fed hasn't been able to get the modest 2% inflation it wants, so it's about to kick its efforts into overdrive.

We'll likely get a lot more inflation than the Fed bargained for, so here's a great commodities play to preserve your purchasing power.

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Here's Why the Bear Market Rally Could End Soon

One current and three former members of the American branch of The Committee to Destroy the World – otherwise known as the Federal Reserve – met last week in a public forum to discuss their work.

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What We Learned About Federal Reserve Interest Rates in Today's Minutes

What we learned from the FOMC's March 15-16 meeting minutes is that policymakers are divided when it comes to the pace of hiking Federal Reserve interest rates and the health of the global economy.

Some are calling for an April hike, while others are leaning toward a more prudent approach.

Here's key details from today's release...

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What This Week's Federal Reserve Interest Rate News Means for Markets in 2016

After another dovish Federal Reserve interest rate statement from Chair Janet Yellen yesterday, global stocks and commodities are rallying.

Investors can now expect lower interest rates to last deeper into 2016.

Here's what that means for your money now....

Wall Street

Here's the Size of the Scam the Fed and U.S. Companies Are Pulling on Us

Stocks have been on a tear. After looking weak in February, they've soared close to 13% in a matter of weeks.

So why does it all feel like a magic trick? Why isn't the market rally giving investors any solid feelings? Why is everyone so nervous?

I'll tell you what's going on, who's responsible, and what you need to do now. Let's get started...

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N.Y. Fed Hacked for $81 Million in Modern Day "Wild West" Bank Heist

The N.Y. Fed – hacked by cyber-criminals on Feb. 5 – had $101 million in Bangladesh Bank funds stolen from it by alleged Chinese hackers.

And the finger-wagging has already begun.

Here's a look at who made the biggest mistake in one of the largest Internet heists in recent history...

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What Today's Federal Reserve Meeting Means for Investors

At the U.S. Federal Reserve meeting today (Wednesday), Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen said she expects the pace of rate hikes in 2016 to be "gradual," although that could change with economic conditions.

Many economists predict at least two more 0.25% interest rate hikes this year. That would bring the Fed's target interest rate up from 0.50% to 1%. As of Wednesday's meeting, the Fed left interest rates unchanged at 0.50%.

But by June, the CME Group expects there's a 51% chance of a rate hike...

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What the FOMC Meeting Today Means for Investors in 2016

The March FOMC meeting concludes today when the U.S. Federal Reserve releases its policy decision.

Now the focus shifts to what the decisions from the FOMC meeting today mean for investors and their money.

Before we get to that, here;s what investors are looking for from today's meeting...