Posts Tagged ‘personal savings’

We’re Saving More And That Ticks Off Krugman

Here’s some good news for a change. Americans’ personal savings increased from 3.9% in December to 5% in January. From the BEA: Personal saving — DPI less personal outlays — was $545.5 billion in January, compared with $416.8 billion in December.  Personal saving as a percentage of disposable personal income was 5.0 percent in January, […]