Should Americans be Spending More?

Americans are spending more and saving less as the economy continues to climb. Is this sustainable and what balance should you be striking between spending and saving?

 Joe Mabel [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC BY 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Joe Mabel [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC BY 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons