The U.S. Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates today, and that hasn’t happened since the Phillies were World Series champs (talk about ancient history)!

Seven years ago — to the day — the Fed lowered

Source:: The Lowdown

The Fed Just Raised Interest Rates for the First Time in 7 Years! Here’s What that Means for You [Videos] 8 March,2017Matthew Green

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Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

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