Economists predict shoppers to be cautious in run up to Christmas

 

We're expected to be cautious with our spending in the run up to Christmas.

Economists are predicting shoppers will be looking for bargains after October's figures dropped slightly again.

Spending is increasing slowly overall but 2017 trends have been up and down from month to month

KBC Chief Economist Austin Hughes says people are still going to be cautious in light of Brexit and a slowly recovering economy: