WASHINGTON — Consumer credit climbed $14.2 billion, or 6.2%, in October to $2.753.5.2 trillion, the Federal Reserve reported Friday.

In September, consumer credit jumped a revised $12.2 billion, or 5.4%. The September report initially showed a 5% increase.

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