US Consumer Borrowing Hits Fresh Record in July
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US Consumer Borrowing Hits Fresh Record in July

MARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer borrowing climbed to a fresh…

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Good But Not Great: U.S. Economy Grows 2.3%
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Good But Not Great: U.S. Economy Grows 2.3%

New York (CNNMoney) — America’s economy picked up some momentum this spring and summer, but it…

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Consumer Spending in U.S. Rises by Most in Almost Six Years
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Consumer Spending in U.S. Rises by Most in Almost Six Years

  (Bloomberg) – Household spending climbed in May by the most in almost six years,…

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Why U.S. Economic Growth Has Disappointed This Year
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Why U.S. Economic Growth Has Disappointed This Year

Christopher S. Rugaber, ASSOCIATED PRESS   WASHINGTON (AP) — Like an underachieving student, the U.S.…

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Nielsen Releases First Multicultural ‘Super Consumer’ Report
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Nielsen Releases First Multicultural ‘Super Consumer’ Report

  Special to the NNPA from the San Diego Voice & Viewpoint (NNPA) – With…

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Consumer Spending Likely to Boost Growth in 2014
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Consumer Spending Likely to Boost Growth in 2014

CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Hopes are rising that consumers will…

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Blackonomics: Exiting the Train of Consumption
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Blackonomics: Exiting the Train of Consumption

By James Clingman NNPA Columnist During a seminar in Buffalo, N.Y. a few years ago,…

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US Consumer Spending Slows to 0.2 Percent Gain
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US Consumer Spending Slows to 0.2 Percent Gain

MARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumers slowed their spending in September,…

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