BOSTON ( TheStreet) -- American consumers are reordering their spending priorities by doing without, and they're trading down by buying cheaper store brands instead of designer labels. An uncertain job market coupled with a money squeeze on necessities such as food and fuel has them changing their shopping strategies.There's a lesson in there for investors.
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