consumer confidence http://blog.wlrn.org en Drop In Consumer Confidence Doesn't Keep Floridians From Spending http://blog.wlrn.org/post/drop-consumer-confidence-doesnt-keep-floridians-spending <p>Consumer confidence in Florida dropped this month, but retailers were busy over the Thanksgiving/Black Friday weekend.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.nrf.com/modules.php?name=News&amp;op=viewlive&amp;sp_id=1462">National Retail Federation</a> says more people went shopping on Black Friday this year than ever before.</p><p>University of Central Florida <a href="http://iec.ucf.edu/page/About-Dr-Snaith.aspx">Economist Sean Snaith</a> says shoppers may just be more budget conscious and eager to take advantage of big sales.</p> Thu, 29 Nov 2012 17:15:42 +0000 Gina Jordan 5488 at http://blog.wlrn.org Drop In Consumer Confidence Doesn't Keep Floridians From Spending