Financial Market News February 20, 2013

imgres-1Fed 1/30/2013 Minutes released today

Fed officials are split on future for Fed’s MBS and T-Bill purchase program.  Fed officials did state that program will continue until improvement happens in labor market. Specifically, unemployment rate declines to 6.5, as long as inflation remains below 2.5%.  However, minutes also reveal concerns of the cost of the program might end the program sooner then the labor market goals are reached. is not associated with the federal government. All plan information provided on this site is collected from public sources (e.g.,, carrier's website, plan brochures, etc.). Rates shown are for comparison purpose only. Contact your Medicare agent or for a binding quote.