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This year’s annual, big bank “stress tests” by the Federal Reserve is coming to an end, but there’s talk that the Fed could be loosening the rules in the future. This may make it easier for banks to pass, but could potentially puts Americans at risk.

Trump’s rivalry with Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen suggests the Fed may try to throw a wrench into Trump’s plans for the economy. But even if the fallout puts a damper on the market, gold owners could take advantage of the situation.

Future plans to kickstart the economy could involve flirting with low and even negative interest rates, which could result in negative consequences. See why gold is a hedge against these consequences in this week’s News to Know.