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2013-04-12 23:02:53

Complete Auto Loans delivers vital information on whether or not consumers should accept a 97-month auto loan. (PRWEB) April 12, 2013 Due to increasing automobile costs, auto loan lenders have recently allowed 97-month car loans. Multiple factors have caused this effect, among which lie in the overall economy and unemployment rate. Many consumers opting for a 97-month loan are simply unable to afford other payment plans, such as short term or even 65-month. However, while it may seem like...

2013-04-11 16:22:50

TORONTO, April 11, 2013 /CNW/ - The C.D. Howe Institute's Monetary Policy Council (MPC) today recommended that the Bank of Canada maintain its target for the overnight rate, the very short-term interest rate the Bank targets for monetary policy purposes, at 1.00 percent at its next announcement on April 17, 2013. The Council further called for the Bank to hold the target at 1.00 through to April of 2014. The MPC is a panel sponsored by the C.D. Howe Institute to provide an...

2013-04-10 08:26:49

BALTIMORE, April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Sinclair Television Group, Inc. ("Sinclair"), has refinanced its existing bank credit facility via an amendment and restatement, raising new term loan and revolving commitments and increasing operating flexibility. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100119/PH39783LOGO) Sinclair raised $900.0 million of new term loans, which consisted...

2013-04-02 16:25:31

TheStreet and RateWatch Report Top CD Rate Issuers NEW YORK, April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- RateWatch, a premier banking data and analytics service owned by TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST) reported today that National averages for 3-year CD rates ticked slightly lower to 0.52% from the prior week's 0.53%, but have generally remained unchanged at record-low levels. The Federal Reserve has continued to keep the short-term federal funds rate at a range of zero to 0.25% since late 2008....

2013-02-28 16:25:24

TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - The C.D. Howe Institute's Monetary Policy Council (MPC) today recommended that the Bank of Canada maintain its target for the overnight rate, the very short-term interest rate the Bank targets for monetary policy purposes, at 1.00 percent at its next announcement on March 6, 2013. The Council further called for the Bank to hold the target at 1.00 through to March of 2014. The MPC is a C.D. Howe Institute project that provides an independent...

2013-02-26 16:23:23

TheStreet and RateWatch Report Top CD Rate Issuers NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- RateWatch, a premier banking data and analytics service owned by TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST) reported today that interest rates for savings products remained the same over the previous week with the national average on a 4-year and 5-year CD decreasing by 0.01 percent based on data collected from over 90,000 financial institution locations. (Logo:...

2013-02-20 16:29:05

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Interest rates on new credit card offers fell Wednesday for the first time in nearly a month, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. The average is comprised of 100 of the most popular credit cards in the country, including cards from dozens of leading U.S. issuers and representing every card category. Introductory (teaser) rates are not included in the calculation. Rates for card categories tracked by CreditCards.com...

2013-02-12 16:22:54

NEW YORK, Feb. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- RateWatch, a premier banking data and analytics service owned by TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST) reported today that interest rates for savings products remained the same over the previous week based on data collected from over 90,000 financial institution locations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130102/NY35868LOGO-b ) CD rates have generally remained unchanged at record-low levels. The Federal Reserve has continued to keep the short-term...

2013-01-30 20:22:58

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Interest rates on new credit card offers held steady at 14.95 percent Wednesday, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090210/CCLOGO) The average is comprised of 100 of the most popular credit cards in the country, including cards from dozens of leading U.S. issuers and representing every card category. Introductory (teaser) rates are not included in the calculation. Rates...

2013-01-29 16:22:50

NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- RateWatch, a premier banking data and analytics service owned by TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST) reported today that interest rates for savings products are holding steady. The average interest rate on a 5-year CD decreased by one basis point based on data collected from over 90,000 financial institution locations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130102/NY35868LOGO-b ) Market yields for 10-year U.S. Treasury bonds reached the 2.00% line on...