Consumer spending hits six year high in December

The numbers: Consumer spending climbed 0.4% in December, capping off the biggest increase in household buying since 2011. Economists polled by MarketWatch had forecast a 0.5% increase.

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Consumer spending climbed 0.4% in December, capping off the biggest increase in household buying since 2011. Incomes rose 0.4% in December and advanced 3.1% for the full year. But the gain was a much smaller 1.2% if inflation is taken into account – the lowest reading since 2010.

Consumer confidence hit an 18-year high point earlier this year. According to the Conference Board, the consumer confidence index jumped to a reading of 138.4 in September, up from 134.7 in August.

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The decline in spending on goods suggests higher tax rates that kicked in on Jan. 1 may have made consumers more cautious. The Commerce Department said Friday that consumer. 6.4 percent in December.

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