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Inside the Economy: All Eyes on the Consumer

By January 11, 2022No Comments

This week on “Inside the Economy”, we discuss the consumer and the continuing expansion of the economy. With retail sales at all-time highs, credit card delinquencies at record lows, and savings accounts at peak levels, the US consumer has all the power in this economy. The question is, how long will these levels persist and will the consumer start to spend more of their hard-earned savings? Tune in to learn about all this and more!

Key Takeaways:

  • Equity markets fell to start 2022
  • Crude Oil rises to almost $80
  • US becomes top exporter of Liquid Natural Gas
  • Unemployment numbers fall under 4%

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