Consumer Borrowing Rose 10.2% In March

Americans are stepping up their borrowing, a possible good sign for the economy as households become less determined to whittle debt and more willing to spend.

Topics:  borrowing   
  • Carney warns on consumer spending as inflation surges
    The main drivers behind the rise were rising fuel, clothing and food costs. In the year to November, Carney said that total household borrowing rose 4%, while consumer credit went up by more than 10% - the fastest rate since 2005. He added: ‘In November ...
    01/16/2017 - 10:00 pm | View Link
  • Malaysian consumer borrowing growth to recover weakly in 2017
    Our Future Consumer Borrowing Index for the country - which gauges expected changes in borrowing over the coming two quarters - rose 1.5 points quarter-on-quarter to 67 in the fourth quarter. Sluggish income growth will discourage consumers from spending ...
    01/9/2017 - 1:59 pm | View Link
  • U.S. consumer borrowing rose in September
    WASHINGTON – American consumers boosted their borrowing in September, a potential sign that recent job growth and wage gains have left them slightly more comfortable with holding debt. The Federal Reserve says that total consumer borrowing rose $19.3 ...
    11/7/2016 - 12:42 am | View Link
  • Consumer Borrowing Rose Modestly in February
    WASHINGTON — American consumers borrowed at a modest pace in February for the second consecutive month, evidence of continuing caution that has kept a lid on spending this year. Borrowing rose at a 5.8 percent annual rate, the Federal Reserve said ...
    04/8/2016 - 4:36 am | View Link
  • Consumer Borrowing Rose $17.5B in March
    Consumers increased their borrowing in March by the largest amount in more than a year, using their credit cards and taking out more auto and student loans. Consumer borrowing increased $17.5 billion in March, up from a gain of $13 billion in February, the ...
    05/6/2014 - 4:39 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Economic News
    Friday, 13 Jan 2017 | 8:30 AM ET. US wholesale prices rose 0.3 percent in December, led higher by more expensive gas, food and cars. » Read More
    01/16/2017 - 4:17 pm | View Website
  • FRB: G.19 Release-- Consumer Credit
    In November, consumer credit increased at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 8 percent. Revolving credit increased at an annual rate of 13-1/2 percent, while ...
    01/16/2017 - 1:11 pm | View Website
  • Consumer Price Index
    News about the Consumer Price Index. Commentary and archival information about the Consumer Price Index from The New York Times.
    01/16/2017 - 9:44 am | View Website
  • Consumer Data | The Conference Board
    The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index Increased in December December 2016. The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index®, which had increased ...
    01/16/2017 - 6:45 am | View Website
  • Business News, Personal Finance and Money News
    Find the latest business news on Wall Street, jobs and the economy, the housing market, personal finance and money investments and much more on ABC News
    01/10/2017 - 12:50 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More U.s. News