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   
  • U.S., European Stocks Fall Amid China Rules; Dollar Advances - Washington Post
    ... debate the timing of raising borrowing costs. ... rose 0.2 percent. Other data Friday will probably show the University of Michigan’s ...
    04/18/2015 - 3:30 pm | View Link
  • CREDIT SUISSE: In Europe, 'the risks are compellingly to the upside' - Business Insider
    ... of 2013 and the last quarter of 2014. By contrast, consumer spending rose 1 percent during the ... It’s actual borrowing and spending.
    04/18/2015 - 3:24 pm | View Link
  • Why do all developed countries want more inflation? - Bangladesh Daily Star
    ... that the inflation rate in Bangladesh rose by 0.13 ... inflation should not give the average consumer any ... prices cause the burden of ...
    04/18/2015 - 3:21 pm | View Link
  • U.S. Stocks Sink on AmEx, Inflation Data; Europe Equities Slide - Washington Post
    ... debate the timing of raising borrowing costs. ... of food and energy, the index also rose 0.2 percent. Other data showed consumer confidence ...
    04/18/2015 - 6:13 am | View Link
  • Gold futures rise on haven appeal as Greek debt crisis lingers - Malay Mail
    YORK, April 18 — Gold futures rose on demand ... data makes them wary of raising borrowing costs ... gold as a hedge against higher consumer ...
    04/17/2015 - 2:06 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Gain in U.S. Core Consumer Prices Shows Inflation Picking Up
    The cost of living in the U.S. excluding food and fuel rose ... increase borrowing costs in June, making September more likely, according to economists surveyed by Bloomberg. The Fed’s preferred measure of price pressures, linked to consumer spending ...
    04/17/2015 - 2:11 am | View Link
  • The UK's two-tier consumer economy
    The fact that in the last year unsecured consumer credit has expanded by 8.0% while mortgage borrowing rose by just 1.8% highlights the divide. The Bank of England is probably pretty happy with this outcome. Last summer the housing market was heading into ...
    04/13/2015 - 12:44 am | View Link
  • Consumer Credit Climbed In February
    Federal lending to consumers, which mostly consists of student loans, rose a modest $6.4 billion after a big jump of $27.9 billion in January. While economists may have been overly pessimistic about overall consumer borrowing in February, they’re still ...
    04/8/2015 - 12:05 am | View Link
  • Consumers Get Cold Feet on Credit
    Those frigid temperatures will play a part in the consumer-credit report for February, out Tuesday. Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal forecast borrowing rose $12.1 billion that month, compared with $15.5 billion in February 2014. Consumer ...
    04/6/2015 - 12:29 pm | View Link
  • Consumer Borrowing Accelerated in July as Credit-Card Borrowing Rose
    Consumer borrowing accelerated in July as Americans took on more credit-card debt and other loans. Total outstanding consumer credit, excluding loans secured by real estate like home mortgages, rose at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 9.7% in July from ...
    09/7/2014 - 6:00 pm | View Link
  • More
  • GreenPath Debt Solutions | Debt & Consumer Credit Counseling
    Since 1961, GreenPath has been helping people regain control of their finances - and their lives. If you want to get out of debt, call 800-550-1961.
    04/16/2015 - 11:10 pm | View Website
  • Student Debt Swells, Federal Loans Now Top a Trillion ...
    Home; Newsroom; Student Debt Swells, Federal Loans Now Top a Trillion; Jul 17 2013 Student Debt Swells, Federal Loans Now Top a Trillion By Rohit Chopra
    04/16/2015 - 12:04 pm | View Website
  • Consumer Debt in Florida – Debt Collection & Settlement ...
    Consumer debt in Florida, including mortgages and credit cards, has reached record highs in recent years in part because of market unrest.
    04/16/2015 - 5:44 am | View Website
  • Consumer Debt in Virginia – Debt Collection, Settlement ...
    Virginia residents carry significantly higher than average debt loads but can typically afford to repay their loans.
    04/15/2015 - 3:33 pm | View Website
  • Household debt
    Household debt is defined as the amount of money that all adults in the household owe financial institutions. It includes consumer debt and mortgage loans.
    04/15/2015 - 9:56 am | 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