Congress created the Federal Reserve System in 1913. Learn about the role of the Fed in establishing competitive banking practices, protecting consumer transactions, and assuring stable markets.
A wide range of catalogs are published by wholesale product distributors and consumer goods retailers. This photo shows an array of typical consumer catalogs offering products ranging from women's clothing to children's toys to kitchen utensils.
Comparison shopping can save the consumer a considerable amount of money on goods and services. This picture shows two hands holding an apple and an orange, bringing to mind the phrase, It's like comparing apples and oranges.
After four weeks, the partial shutdown of the US government has begun to rattle the world's largest economy, particularly hitting consumer sentiment, a mainstay of growth. ...
Yahoo. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 15:57:24 -0500.
After tax cuts, rising incomes and buoyant stock markets set off a consumer boom in 2018, signs are emerging that the main engine of U.S. economic growth could sputter, and a record-long government shutdown further muddies the waters.
Reuters. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 15:09:40 -0500.