Consumer credit fell again in September actually picking up pace from the August decline. The total decline was 7.2% year over with revolving credit increasing its decline to 13.3%. De-leveraging continues as consumers continue to fix their balance sheets. The stock market, of course, could care less.
Mr. Roche is the Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Discipline Funds.Discipline Funds is a low fee financial advisory firm with a focus on helping people be more disciplined with their finances.
He is also the author of Pragmatic Capitalism: What Every Investor Needs to Understand About Money and Finance, Understanding the Modern Monetary System and Understanding Modern Portfolio Construction.