Disposable Personal Income

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Subprime Crisis Background Information - The Subprime Mortgage Crisis in Context - Household Debt Statistics
... in 2005, American households have spent more than 99.5% of their disposable personal income on consumption or interest payments ... American households have spent more than their disposable personal income in every year starting in 1999 ... Household debt grew from $705 billion at year-end 1974, 60% of disposable personal income, to $7.4 trillion at yearend 2000, and finally to $14.5 trillion in ...

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    You boast of spending a tenth part of your income in charity; maybe you should spend the nine tenths so, and done with it.
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