The Fed and How It Got That Way Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does. Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Question Thank you! Oops! Related Content When Special Care Is Needed: The Special Needs Trust A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone. Medicare At 65+ 65 or older? It may be time to enroll in Medicare. Read to learn if you’re eligible. When Do You Need a Will? When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.