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Exepndable vs. Untouchable

When it comes to consumer spending, it seems that happy times are indeed here again. Not so fast, though. Consumer confidence might be up, but time has shifted perceptions of “need” versus “want.” That’s the result of Prosper Insights & Analytics’ annual list of untouchables and expendables, which gauges where consumers are willing to part with cash — and where they aren’t.

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