Articles under “Industry Insights”

What Impacts the Rate We Can Pay on the Wealthfront Cash Account?

Over the last few months, we’ve had to lower the interest rate on the Wealthfront Cash Account each time the Federal Reserve lowered the target fed funds rate. This may lead you to assume the only time your rate will decrease is when the Federal Reserve makes a rate cut announcement.

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The Fed is Poised to Lower Rates — Is This a Good Thing or a Bad Thing?

Howard Marks, Chairman of Oaktree Capital, is well known for his thoughtful letters to his investors. Today, we’re sharing his insightful letter about the Fed possibly lowering rates this week.

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