WASHINGTON: US consumer spending fell for the first time in eight months in September, but a rise in consumer sentiment to more than a seven-year high this month indicated economic growth would remain on solid ground.
A gas station worker in Augusta, Ga., adjusted a sign this week to reflect lower prices. The cost per gallon of gas has fallen below $3 in many states, Texas included.
Photo. Singapore's running in April of the JPMorgan Chase Corporate Challenge. The race series' website was hacked around that time.
... * Oct official PMI dips to 50.8, vs f'cast 51.2, Sept 51.1. * Growth in domestic, export orders cools. * Manufacturers also facing high borrowing costs (Adds more reaction from economists, details).
Time's up. The six-month period after graduation where you don't have to make student loan payments could in November for most federal student loan borrowers who graduated in May.