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consumer credit

noun as in credit for personal or household use

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It also put in place new rules designed to protect consumers from predatory terms attached to student loans, mortgages and consumer credit.

The fair credit report act ensures fairness, accuracy, and privacy in consumer credit files.

Before the pandemic, consumer credit card debt grew for eight consecutive years, reaching a record high of $829 billion in 2019, according to data collected by Experian, one of the three major credit bureaus.

The study, published in JAMA Internal Medicine, is described by the researchers as one of the first of its kind to connect the health data of more than 80,000 Medicare beneficiaries with federal consumer credit reports.

It seems that every week, there is another startup launching a consumer credit card, or a new debt product, or another savings app designed to help consumers with their finances.

Tax breaks to selected manufacturers like automakers, and dollops of consumer credit, have jammed the malls and snarled traffic.

Consumer credit, on the other hand, rose for the eighth straight quarter, this time at an annual rate of 4.5 percent.

Consumer credit fell steeply in 2009 and has been barely flat through 2010.

First, to continue the power to control consumer credit and enlarge the power to control bank credit.


On this page you'll find 4 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to consumer credit, such as: installment credit, non-mortgage consumer debt, and retail credit.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.