Posts Tagged ‘Personal Expenses’

Looking at The Cost of Living by State

State personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased on average 4.3 percent in 2017, an acceleration from the 3.8 percent increase in 2016, according to statistics released today by the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

The percent change in PCE across all states ranged from 6.9 percent in Idaho to…

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Making More, and Spending More

Personal income increased $60.3 billion (0.3 percent) in August according to estimates recently released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

Disposable personal income (DPI) increased $51.4 billion (0.3 percent) and personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased $46.4 billion (0.3 percent).

Real DPI increased 0.2…

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American Income Increases – How It Breaks Down

Americans are making more money these days, but they’re also spending more.

Personal income increased $54.8 billion (0.3 percent) in July according to estimates released by the government’s Bureau of Economic Analysis.

Disposable personal income (DPI, or after-tax income) increased $52.5 billion (0.3…

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