Economic Definition of Consumer Advisory Council. Defined.
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Term Consumer Advisory Council Definition: A support committee of the Federal Reserve System that provides advice and input to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors on matters dealing with consumer credit. The Federal Advisory Council (FAC) is comprised of 30 members, representing a broad spectrum of consumer related interests. The CAC is one of three Federal Reserve Board advisory committees. The other two are Federal Advisory Council and Thrift Institutions Advisory Council.;monetary economics;monetary policy;central banking;Federal Reserve pyramid;Federal Reserve System;Chairman of the Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System;Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System;Federal Reserve Banks;Federal Open Market Committee;Federal Advisory Council;Thrift Institutions Advisory Council;open market operations;discount rate;reserve requirements;fractional-reserve banking;banks;money;bank reserves;bank panic;business cycles;check clearing;money creation;macroeconomics