The Federal Reserve is keeping rates low but ending its bond-buying program.

Recent announcements from the Federal Reserve suggest that interest rates will remain low for the time being.   The Federal Reserve’s bond-buying program is ending but they plan to keep the Fed funds rate (which is near zero) unchanged for a "considerable time" after the bond-buying ends.

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2014/10/08/federal-reserve-minutes/16916243/