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The Federal Reserve issues its August snapshot of U. S. consumer borrowing today.
The tally, which excludes mortgages and other loans secured by real estate, is expected to show consumer borrowing rose by $ 13.5 billion in August, after a gain of $ 12.3 billion the previous month. That July gain pushed total consumer credit to $ 4.14 trillion, still below its February peak of $ 4.21 trillion. Consumer credit seasonally adjusted change