Consumers boosted their spending in September at the fastest pace in three months, while their incomes grew by a modest amount.
spending increased 0.5 percent, a significant rebound from August when
spending fell 0.1 percent, the Commerce Department said Monday. The
increase was led by a 1.3 percent surge in spending on autos and other
durable goods. Incomes increased 0.3 percent in September, slightly
faster than the 0.2 percent gain in August.. . . more