Higher than normal tides from Sunday 15 May

Brisbane City Council advises the Bureau of Meteorology has forecast higher than normal tides (10 centimetres above minor flood level at City Gauge, Kangaroo Point) due to the recent severe weather event. High tides are expected at approximately: 9.50pm, Sunday 15 May  10.30pm, Monday 16 May  11.20pm, Tuesday 17 May. To prepare for this event,…

Here’s how higher rates will impact you

Fed officials raised the central bank’s benchmark interest rate by half a percentage point on Wednesday, its biggest single move in 22 years. This follows the Fed’s decision to raise its rate by a quarter percentage point in March, its first interest rate hike since late 2018. The fact that the Fed is finally moving…