Federal Reserve

Here's what changed in the new Fed statement

How a Fed rate hike affects you
How a Fed rate hike affects you

This is a comparison of Wednesday's FOMC statement with the one issued after the Fed's previous policymaking meeting on Aug. 1.

Text removed from the August statement is in red with a horizontal line through the middle.

Text appearing for the first time in the new statement is in red and underlined.

Black text appears in both statements.