Breck Dumas

Breck Dumas is a reporter for Fox Business and Fox News Digital, covering daily news and writing features particularly focused on the crossroads of politics and the economy

Previously, she worked as a staff writer at TheBlaze and was editor of the Columbia Business Times.

Breck holds a B.S. in Business Management from the University of Missouri-Columbia and an M.B.A. from William Woods University.

You may email Breck at, find her on Twitter @Breck_Dumas, or contact her on LinkedIn.

Mortgage rates fall to 6.77%

The average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell again this week to 6.77%, while the 15-year rate declined to 6.05%, remaining uncomfortably high for many would-be buyers.