Consumers are buying cars. Major auto companies have reported very encouraging sales numbers for November. Some believe that people are replacing vehicles they held onto during the economic downturn. Is it a sign that consumers are more confident in spending again?
One more positive sign the economy is turning around, U.S. auto sales are up to start 2011. The nation's automakers saw a double-digit percentage increase in sales for January as they welcomed more traffic to their showrooms.