Bargain hunters held back pre-Black Friday

Adrian Rollins
Updated November 28 2023 - 6:17pm, first published 12:43pm

Households cut back sharply on discretionary spending in the lead-up to the Black Friday sales in evidence that high living costs and elevated interest rates pushed down on demand and fuelled bargain hunting.

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Adrian Rollins

Adrian Rollins

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Adrian Rollins is economics correspondent for the Canberra Times

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