Personal Consumption Expenditures

Definition

PCE. Those funds spent on goods and services targeted for individual consumption. PCE is the basis for an inflation index, the Personal Consumption Expenditures Price Index, which is similar to the Consumer Price Index.

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You need to try and make sure that you do not take out to many personal consumption expenditures that may end up costly.

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The personal consumption expenditures were meant for individual consumption and we all thought it was an interesting thing and waned to know more.

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To get a better understanding of quality of life and where money goes when moving to a new place, look at the personal consumption expenditures by state.

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