Consumers mostly spent within their means during the 2014 holiday season.
The urge to impulse shop during the holidays runs strong among Americans, but even stronger among Millennials.
Holiday spending among U.S. consumers is expected to rise 1.9% in 2014 compared to the prior year.
You have almost certainly read or heard a dozen news stories this year that begin something like this: “The first Baby Boomer is turning 65 in 2011 . . .”