American Consumers Newsletter

Trends in Student Loan Debt

TRENDS IN STUDENT LOAN DEBT, GROWING WEALTH GAP BETWEEN YOUNG AND OLD, 40 YEARS OF BIGGER HOUSES, NEARLY HALF OF AMERICANS TRYING TO LOSE WEIGHT, 31% ENGAGE IN GIG WORK, 30% USE RIDE-SHARING, 55% PRAY DAILY, and more...

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Non-Hispanic Whites Peaked in 2015

NON-HISPANIC WHITE POPULATION PEAKED IN 2015, LOW FERTILITY MAY BE HERE TO STAY, CITY POPULATION GROWTH, 2010-2017, DECLINE IN MEDIAN EARNINGS OF MALE AND FEMALE COLLEGE GRADUATES, TEENS AND TECH, WHO WANTS TO BE RICH? and more...

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Births in 2017 Lowest in 30 Years

BIRTHS IN 2017 LOWEST IN 30 YEARS, A LOST GENERATION?, THE NEW FIRST-TIME HOMEBUYERS, THE MOST SUCCESSFUL ENTREPRENEURS ARE MIDDLE-AGED, COLLEGE GRADS CONTROL 74% OF HOUSEHOLD WEALTH, WINNERS AND LOSERS IN THE GROCERY STORE, and more...

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Minority Majority in 2045

MINORITY MAJORITY IN 2045, NEW POPULATION PROJECTIONS REVEAL 4 SURPRISES, HOMEOWNERSHIP RATE RISES IN 2017, AGE OF RETIREMENT FOR MEN AND WOMEN, MEN’S WAGES INCREASINGLY UNEQUAL, SMARTPHONE OWNERSHIP, and...

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