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2024 Outlook Remains Positive for American Consumers

The American Consumer Council (ACC) and our state consumer councils are excited about 2024. Based on our country’s economic performance so far, we are holding to our prediction that 2024 will be a very positive year for American consumers, with an economic growth rate of 3.1 percent. ACC’s national membership has swelled to nearly 400,000Continue reading “2024 Outlook Remains Positive for American Consumers”

Should We Be Worried About Artificial Intelligence?

Artificial Intelligence has quickly taken over the internet as one of the most popular topics. Many people are welcoming the advanced technology that was created to make our lives easier. However, the other side believes it is a grave mistake to let this type of intelligence take over.

How to Keep Your Mental Health During the Holidays

The holidays are upon us. Whether it be embracing the colder weather, planning family get-togethers, office parties, and gift buying, this can become chaotic—and quickly.

TSA Urges Caution for Holiday Air Travelers.

Whether it be the state next door or cross-country—or continent—travels, traveling can quickly become exhausting. And now, TSA is pre-warning that this year’s travel may take the record—for some hectic delays and experiences.

How to Stay Safe This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is nearly here! Whether you celebrate the traditional American Thanksgiving or simply enjoy the company of others, this is notoriously a wonderful time of year. Autumn is in full swing, the weather has shifted, and the leaves are changing colors. Thanksgiving marks the main part of the harvest season—but also comes with its dangers.Continue reading “How to Stay Safe This Thanksgiving”

The Power of Women Consumers

Women are amazingly powerful. They bring life into the world, can balance home and business, and traditionally keep the household running—all while maintaining the day-to-day operations required in today’s 21st Century life. Did you know that women are the most powerful consumers on the planet? Not only is Women Consumerism gaining strength, but their incomesContinue reading “The Power of Women Consumers”

A Realistic Healthcare Solution for America

While the United States arguably has the finest healthcare professionals and treatment facilities in the world, we are sadly lacking in delivering the finest healthcare to our citizens. Many Americans still cannot access healthcare because of the prohibitive cost, insurance restrictions, and arcane government regulations that work against health and wellness in our country. TheContinue reading “A Realistic Healthcare Solution for America”

NCUA Needs to Expedite Credit Union Options for Consumers

During the past 18 months, thousands of consumers across the nation have joined the American Consumer Council and its 46 state consumer councils because they want to take advantage of our financial education programs which we host with partnering credit unions. Consumers are also looking for personalized financial services such as low-interest home loans, collegeContinue reading “NCUA Needs to Expedite Credit Union Options for Consumers”