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Their more spendthrift mood spells continued strain for supply chains, which were struggling to fill orders even at lower levels of spending.
US CONSUMER SPENDING IN SEPTEMBER SUGGESTS SUPPLY CHAIN STRAINS WILL PERSISTNATHAN DICAMILLOOCTOBER 15, 2021QUARTZ
China has pegged its economic future on its spendthrift consumer class.
TIGHTFISTED CONSUMERS ARE BECOMING A WORRY FOR CHINA’S ECONOMYJANE LIOCTOBER 15, 2021QUARTZ
The hardest parts of the pandemic will pass, but the question is whether consumers will return to their spendthrift ways — revolving high-interest credit card debt.
MILLIONS OF CONSUMERS PAID DOWN THEIR CREDIT CARD BALANCES DURING THE PANDEMIC. LET’S KEEP THIS TREND GOING.MICHELLE SINGLETARYMAY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
For those spendthrifts whose incomes weren’t affected by the coronavirus crisis, the pandemic pause created an opportunity for them to change their ways.
WITH VACCINATIONS UNDERWAY, THE ECONOMY NEEDS CONSUMERS TO SPEND AGAIN. BUT DON’T, IF YOU HAVE DEBT.MICHELLE SINGLETARYFEBRUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Trying to keep up with spendthrift friends or neighbors is a never-ending game with no true winners.
THE 20 MOST IMPORTANT PERSONAL FINANCE LAWS TO LIVE BYBEN CARLSONDECEMBER 8, 2020FORTUNE
A spendthrift rallying a miser, among other things, said, "I'll warrant these buttons on your coat were your great-grandfather's."
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Algernon Deuceace, you don't want a father to tell you that you are a swindler and a spendthrift!
MEMOIRS OF MR. CHARLES J. YELLOWPLUSHWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
He occasionally doles out a little praise, but usually shows himself a spendthrift in censure and abuse.
FREDERICK CHOPIN AS A MAN AND MUSICIANFREDERICK NIECKS
It is better to lose health like a spendthrift than to waste it like a miser.
THE POCKET R.L.S.ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Spendthrift man and spendthrift Nation must face at last the same law carrying the same penalty.
PROCEEDINGS OF THE SECOND NATIONAL CONSERVATION CONGRESSVARIOUS
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