Shirley Fortner

Shirley May Burtenshaw Fortner, 93, of Idaho Falls, passed away May 25, 2018, at her home surrounded by her family. She was cared for by her loving family and Encompass Hospice.

Ken Reeder

Kenneth Dean Reeder, 80, of Ammon, passed away May 24, 2018, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center surrounded by his family.

Gae Taylor

Gae Bernice Connell Taylor, 79, passed away at her home from cancer, surrounded by loved ones on May 23, 2018, in Rexburg Idaho. Throughout her sickness she remained positive and courageous right up to the very end.

What rising interest rates mean

In this March 21 photo, specialist Edward Loggie works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange as the rate decision of the Federal Reserve is announced. Interest rates are charging higher, and whether that’s a good or bad thing depends on who you are. For savers, it’s a long-awaited win. After years of making virtually nothing on their money market accounts and certificates of deposit, savers are finally getting closer to keeping up with inflation. Investors are also getting rewarded with higher interest payments for buying newly issued bonds .(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Interest rates are charging higher, and that can be a good or bad thing depending on whether you’re saving or borrowing.

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