Consumer Credit Outstanding Climbs as Credit Card Debt Surges

By January 9, 2024Housing
According to the Federal Reserve’s latest G.19 Consumer Credit report, total consumer credit outstanding totaled $5.00 trillion (seasonally adjusted) for the first time in November—a 5.7% monthly increase (seasonally adjusted annual rate). The increase reflected a 17.7% surge in revolving credit and a more modest 1.5% rise in nonrevolving credit (SAAR). The level of revolving debt (primarily credit card debt)… Read More ›