At a Glance: How Americans Spend Their Money

The U.S. Commerce Department reports that the nation’s economic activity grew at an annualized rate of 1.9% in the third quarter — exceeding estimates. The better-than-expected data was the result of continued consumer spending, which accounts for 68% of U.S. GDP. has published this insightful infographic examining how Americans are spending their money, based on recent federal data. 10/31/2019