Category: Consumer Spending

Low Mortgage Delinquency Levels Stabilize Consumer Credit Market

DSNews   BY:  Brian Honea   November 16, 2015 Mortgage delinquency rates continued their trend of year-over-year double-digit declines in the third quarter of 2015, which contributed to the strong performance of consumer credit markets during Q3, according TransUnion’s Q3 2015 Industry Insights Report released Monday. While aggregate revolving credit balances rose by $13.5 billion […]

Fueled by Lower Gas Prices, Consumer Sentiment Reaches Highest Level in a Decade

DSNews:  Author: Tory Barringer January 16, 2015 American consumers are heading into 2015 feeling good about their economic prospects, according to a preliminary confidence measure. A first-look reading of the University of Michigan/Thomson Reuters consumer confidence index shows the measure climbed to 98.2 as of mid-January, up nearly five points from a final December reading […]