Results for - Consumers Dread Holiday Shopping as Some Are Still Paying Off Last Year's Bills
While retailers expect another record holiday spending season this year, many Americans are losing sleep worrying about how to pay for their gifting obligations amid the ongoing pandemic and rising inflation. Some people are even still haunted by the lingering debt from last Christmas. -Observer.com
1. According to a recent consumer sentiment survey of more than 2,000 Americans conducted by LendingTree, nearly half (48 percent) of consumers polled in September say they are dreading the holiday season. Would you say you are dreading the holiday season?
2. 13 percent of survey respondents say they are still paying off last year's holiday bills. Are you still paying for last holiday's bills?
3. More than four in ten respondents in LendingTree's survey said they think they will incur some holiday shopping debt this year. Do you think you will incur any holiday debt?