Confirming some economists' fears and suspicions, two key indicators of consumer credit delinquencies are up significantly.

The American Bankers Association reported Thursday that delinquency rates rose in the fourth quarter on all types of consumer loans. Credit cards matched their worst level of the past 10 years, with 3.34% of loan accounts at least 30 days past due.

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