Consumer credit: Falls in December for a record 11th straight month - down $1.73B (annual 0.8%)...

|By:, SA News Editor
Consumer credit: Falls in December for a record 11th straight month - down $1.73B (annual 0.8%) vs. consensus of an $8.5B decline - led by continuing reductions in credit-card debt. It wrapped only the second annual decline since World War II (the other year was 1991).