Report Interest rate rise to 0.5% could derail the economy - (just under 50% of) investors warn - Telegraph in House prices and the economy Posted October 14 10 minutes ago, Warlord said: They're bluffing with all the talk and people have fallen for it They will not raise rates. TO do so threatens the solvency of the nation itself. Look at the interest payments on the national debt. So they're going to let inflation rip This is my thesis. Remember the banksters are not playing by normal rules any more.. ^ correct, you won’t be seeing interest rates > 1% within the next 3 years.. and inflation will be running at ~5%+ the idea is to inflate away the debt..