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Consumer Spending

Study says teen choose food over fashion

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videoTeens these days are forking over the cash for food instead of clothes. Tacos over tees, pizza over pants, and drinks over dresses. For the first time in more than 13 years, teens choose food over fashion. That's according to a study released earlier this month by Piper Jaffary. Full story...
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Soccer tournament boosts economy

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videoThe 20th Annual Seaside Soccer Tournament kick-started the local economy this weekend. Over 300 teams and over 4,000 people from North Carolina and as far as Georgia occupied several fields throughout New Hanover County during the day, and then spent money on hotel rooms, restaurants, and stores after game's end. Full story...
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Americans cut spending for first time in 20 months

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Americans cut back on their spending in June for the first time in nearly two years and their incomes grew by the smallest amount in nine months, a troubling sign for an economy that is barely growing. Full story...
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Consumer spending up 0.7 percent in December

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Americans increased their spending sharply in December and consumer purchases for all of 2010 rose at the fastest pace in three years. Full story...
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