Bernanke weighs costs of record bond purchases Bloomberg News, Bloomberg January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments share share on linkedin Facebook share on twitter share on google+ Share With Email Send Thank you for sharing! Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. print reprints Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke said the central bank's $85 billion in monthly purchases of bonds is bolstering the economy. ADD COMMENT What's being said Sign In Terms & Conditions Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here. Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202584499917 Send Thank you! This article's comments will be reviewed.