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originally posted by: KawRider9
a reply to: amazing
I'm happy you're doing well but you are far from the majority!
I own a small business and my wife works as well. Things are not as rosy as you paint them.
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index® Bounces Back
30 Dec. 2014
"the Present Situation Index is now at its highest level since February 2008 (Index, 104.0). Consumers were moderately less optimistic about the short-term outlook in December
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Gallup's U.S. Economic Confidence Index continues to show improvement, averaging +4 for the week ending Jan. 11. The index is up from +1 the week before, and is at its highest level since Gallup began tracking it daily in 2008.