Federal Reserve Policy--Why You Should Care

It was probably 2010 when, in conversation with a candidate for US Congress, I realized how few people have made the connection between the interests of retirees and Federal Reserve banking policy. I had pointed out the link between low yield and the difficulty of funding pensions and private retirement funds, with the assumption she’d already have seen what I was talking about. “What do you mean, it’s immoral for the Federal Reserve to suppress rates?” she asked. Read More...