Browsing: Consumer Price Index

Economy

The Consumer Price Index remained unchanged on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This followed a marginal decline in December. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 1.6 percent, the second month of sub 2 percent growth. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,”

Economy

The Consumer Price Index grew 0.5% in September on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This followed a 0.4% August increase. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.2%. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” grew 0.1% in September, following a 0.2% August

Economy

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today announced 2018 changes in dollar thresholds for several Regulation Z provisions governed by the CARD Act, the Home Ownership and Equity Protection Act and the Dodd-Frank Act. The thresholds are based on changes in the Consumer Price Index.

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