My mother’s old TV broke down yesterday. She is in a nursing home and spends a lot of her time watching TV. Immediate replacement today was required. 541 more words
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According to new research by retail and shopper marketing agency, Savvy, Halloween retail spending is predicted to fall 13% this year to £249m.
Commenting on the research, Alastair Lockhart, insight director at Savvy said: “After two years of Halloween falling on a weekend, this year the event lands on a Monday. 176 more words
The Atlanta Fed has trimmed its growth rate projections following the latest data on inventories, trade and consumer spending this week. The have listed on their website an annualized 2.4% growth rate for the U.S economy in the third quarter. 103 more words
Popular Economics Weekly
It’s back to school time, and consumers are feeling the holiday spirit already. Americans in September were most optimistic about the economy since the summer of 2007, in part because of a happier view of the U.S. 362 more words