Stories tagged: consumer borrowing
Mon., Sept. 9, 2019, 12:24 p.m.
The Federal Reserve said overall consumer borrowing increased by $23.3 billion in July after a $13.8 billion advance in June. It was the biggest monthly gain since a $29.9 billion …
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 12:18 p.m.
American consumers increased their borrowing by $20.5 billion in October. It was the biggest gain in 11 months and reflected strong increases in the use of credit cards and in …
Mon., July 10, 2017, 12:54 p.m.
American consumers increased their borrowing in May at the fastest pace in six months, reflecting a sharp rebound in the category that includes credit cards.
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 1:38 p.m.
Consumers increased their borrowing in October at the slowest pace in four months as growth in credit card debt and the category that covers auto loans and student loans slowed.
Thu., Sept. 8, 2016, 12:42 p.m.
American consumers increased their borrowing in July, though the category that includes credit cards grew at the slowest pace since February.
Tue., June 7, 2016, 12:34 p.m.
Consumers slowed their borrowing in April after pushing up their debt levels by a record amount in March.