U.S. home sales rise, boosted by lower mortgage rates
Wednesday, 21 August 2019 U.S. home sales rose more than expected in July, boosted by lower mortgage rates and a strong labor market, signs the Federal Reserve's shift toward lower interest rates was supporting the economy.
Monetary and fiscal ... So what is the difference? Well, they're both used by governments to quell economic growth if there are economic excesses, or spur growth if there isn't enough of it. Most of the quelling is done through monetary policy. Let's get into it. Do you know when interest rates...
American Households Reach Record Debt of $14 Trillion The figure comes from the New York Federal Reserve and is the result of a five-year upward trend. In 2019's fourth quarter, the debt jumped by $193..