Texas 2nd In The Nation When It Comes To High Credit Card DebtA new report says the nation's four most-populated states carry the highest total amount of credit card debt, with Texas residents in the number two spot.
Federal Reserve Raises Interest RatesFed officials ended their two-day meeting by hiking the federal funds rate -- what banks charge each other for short-term loans -- to a range of 1.25 to 1.5 percent.
Fed Hikes Key Rate For Second Time In 3 MonthsThe Federal Reserve is raising its benchmark interest rate for the second time in three months and signaling that any further hikes this year will be gradual.
Fed Expected To Raise Rates For First Time In A YearThe Federal Reserve is expected to raise its key interest rate for the first time in a year when its policy meeting ends Wednesday.
Federal Reserve Chair Yellen Likely To Face Questions About Wells FargoThe nation's second largest bank engaged in practices that allegedly allowed the bank to open millions of accounts without customers' permission.
Fed Vice Chair: Too Soon To Know Effects Of Market MovesThe vice chair of the Federal Reserve said Tuesday that the recent slump in financial markets could be a sign the global economy is slowing, which would affect U.S. growth.
Fed Holds Rates SteadyThe Federal Reserve has decided to keep the rates at record lows.
Economists Say Fed Will Raise Rates In 2015The vast majority of business economists expect the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates before the end of the year, according to a survey released Monday.
Federal Reserve Bank Prez Blames Congress For Lagging EconomyOn Tuesday night in Dallas, the President and CEO of the Dallas Federal Reserve Bank, Richard Fisher, made a speech that's making national headlines, about who he blames for the still sluggish economy.
US Consumer Prices Tick Up As Rental Costs RiseRising food costs and higher rents offset a drop in gas prices last month, leaving consumer prices only slightly higher in October compared with the previous month.
Opinion: Auto And Bank Bailouts Prove EffectiveOn Monday, the Treasury Department sold 553,846,153 shares in AIG on Monday, turning an $18 billion profit on the $32.50 a share price.
U.S. Consumers Cut Credit Card Use For 2nd MonthAmericans cut back on their credit card use in July for the second straight month, suggesting many remain cautious in the face of high unemployment and slow growth.
Bernanke Shows Fed's Independence With Texas TripThe Federal Reserve chairman is venturing into Texas. And those who watch the Fed say the visit sends a message to Bernanke's critics.
FDIC Backs Ban On Banks Trading For Own ProfitBanks would be barred from trading for their own profit instead of their clients under a rule federal regulators proposed Tuesday. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. backed the draft rule on a 3-0 vote.
'Pain At The Pump' Means Higher Prices For Many ServicesJust in the last week, gas prices in North Texas jumped 12 cents. A gallon of regular unleaded now costs an average of $3.79. But consumers and businesses aren't feeling the impact at just the pump alone.