LOWER-INCOME HOUSEHOLDS MAY HAVE TO DECIDE BETWEEN PAYING FOR FOOD AND BUYING GIFTS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

© Provided by Business Insider Spencer Platt/Getty Images Nearly 12% of US consumers don't plan to shop this holiday season, a Deloitte survey found. Most of them are lower-income households who cited the rising cost of food as a main concern. A combination of inflation and shortages could mean that the holidays are more expensive this year. Rising prices could mean some families won't b...

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