• The minutes of this month's Federal Open Market Committee meeting have been released.
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    Fewer ATMs and banks make it harder for cash-reliant, vulnerable households to get the cash they need. Read Take On Payments for the full story.
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    A commercial real estate expert looked at the challenges in understanding the future path of commercial real estate fundamentals and values in a time of uncertainty.
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    Financial institutions offer a lot of products and services at no charge. Read Take On Payments for a discussion of fees and free.
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    To keep the payments and settlement system flowing smoothly, the Fed has to manage some risks. Read Take On Payments to learn how the Fed’s discount window helps.
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    The Federal Reserve has published proposed updates to the Community Reinvestment Act and is requesting comments from the public on them.