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Inside the Economy: Interest Rates & Unemployment

By June 19, 2018No Comments

On this week’s Inside the Economy with SHJ, we discuss the Fed’s latest interest rate increase that occurred last week. The Fed Funds rate is now at 2%. How many more increases can we expect this year and what will happen to bonds when the rate hikes cease? We are near full employment in the U.S. economy, and the recent job numbers may indicate something we have never seen in the job market before. Tune in to find out about these topics and more!

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