Covid-19 Savings Stockpile Could Accelerate Economy—if Consumers Spend It

Covid-19 Savings Stockpile Could Accelerate Economy—if Consumers Spend It

Covid-19 Savings Stockpile Could Accelerate Economy---if Consumers Spend It

Younger and less-well-off people tend to spend more and save less than older, wealthier ones. Above, a shopper at a hardware store in Nazareth, Pa.

Younger and less-well-off people tend to spend more and save less than older, wealthier ones. Above, a shopper at a hardware store in Nazareth, Pa.

Photo: Michelle Gustafson for The Wall Street Journal