Thursday, September 20, 2012

A Nation of Anti-Savers

Click to enlarge.

I guess the good news is that the exponential trend hasn't failed. Sigh.

Source Data:
FRB: Z.1 Release
St. Louis Fed: CPI
St. Louis Fed: Population


Troy said...

nation of anti-debtors too!

Stagflationary Mark said...


Nice interactive chart!

My savings bond investments look a bit better in that context (household debt tab notwithstanding).