Who is Ben Bernanke and what has he done to my interest rate?

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Ben Bernanke

Ben Bernanke began his reign as Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System on February 01, 2006 and added his second term on February 01, 2010. But he started with the Federal Reserve back in 2002 as a member of the Board of Governors. His academic career as a professor of economics lists top schools like Stanford, Princeton, and M.I.T. He himself graduated from Harvard. ...

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How long can interest rates stay low?

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How long can interest rates stay this low?

Many customers come to me with the belief that next year interest rates will be better. Or after the upcoming election interest rates will rise. But Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, has made it very clear he has no intent of raising interest rates until mid 2015.

I do understand why so many think rates will rise, it is because they have never seen rates so low. Most have never experienced ...

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