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The Federal Reserve is unwinding its bond-buying program. Will that help deflate the inflation balloon?
The Fed uses its buying power in the bond market to raise or lower interest rates by manipulating how much money is available in the economy.
It opens the door to interest rate hikes.
Two words: interest rates. On stuff like mortgages. Business loans. Keeping them low keeps capital flowing in this pandemic economy.