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You'll Be Shocked How Many Times the U.S. Fed Has Been Hacked the Last 5 Years

The U.S. Fed has fallen prey to several "cyber espionage" attacks over the years.

Here are the details of this disturbing revelation, made public just today...

Economic Data

Dear Fed Policymakers: Please Heed Venezuela for Lesson in Hyperinflation

Hyperinflation is gripping Venezuela, and both its government and people are suffering.

The prices of even the most basic goods are skyrocketing.

To see just how bad hyperinflation is, check out how its affected the price of a Venezuelan hamburger…

We hope U.S. Fed policymakers take heed...

The Fed

The Odds of a Fed Rate Hike in June Are Rising Today

Odds of a Fed rate hike in June just rose after the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston president said the U.S. is near meeting most of the economic conditions policymakers set in order to increase rates.

While a rate hike next month is on the table, odds of a move in June remain slight.

Here's what investors need to know...

The Fed

FOMC Meeting Minutes Released Today – What Investors Need to Know

Minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve's monetary policy meeting in April will be published today (Wednesday) afternoon.

The FOMC meeting minutes tend to move markets and tomorrow's holds particular interest for investors.

Here's what to look for in the highly anticipated release...

the fed

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...

The Fed

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.

the fed

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.

Read more...

The Fed

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...

The Fed

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....