Protecting Those Who Matter Most The slideshow presentation that you would like to view is too large for your current screen resolution. Click here to view to view the slideshow at full resolution. Launch Presentation » Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Question Thank you! Oops! Related Content The Fed and How It Got That Way Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does. Lots of Variables with Fixed-Rate Mortgages When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan. The Financial Literacy Crisis Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.