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Jan 2019 | Issue 1145
U.S. General Purpose Cards, Outstandings vs. Purchase Volume
Over the last 25 years, purchases of goods and services have grown far faster than outstanding credit card receivables. Contributing to purchase volume growth is the incentive issuers provide consumers in the form of rewards—air miles, cash back, etc.

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