FINANCE

Consumers are a quirky bunch when it comes to their finances. They often have a love-hate relationship with money, feeling both the thrill of a good deal and the panic of overspending.
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Half of Metro Families Living in a Different Financial Universe
Nationally, only half of American families living in metropolitan areas can say that their neighborhood income level is within 25% of the regional median.
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Money, Love, and Shared Accounts
62% of couples who are married, in a civil partnership or living together share at least one account. Fewer — roughly 41% — completely combine funds.
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Social Media Users Lose Big in 2022
Consumers in the United States lost a whopping $931 million to social media scams in 2022 (approximately $3.4 million per day).
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2022 Debt-Free Holidays? Not Quite.
35% of Americans took on holiday debt, down a tick from last year’s 36%, but the average amount among those who took some on this year is $1,549.
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The Staggering Cost of Spam
RoboKiller estimates Americans have been swindled out of $10.1B by spam texts, and $30.3B by calls.
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Americans Take a Practical Approach to Finances After Years of Stress
More than a third of consumers say they are worse off financially than last year due to inflation concerns. Only 65% believe they will be better off in the coming year, compared to 72% in the last study. However, about half say they are ready to plan ahead and live sensibly.
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High Stakes, High Credit Scores
77% of those spending $500+ on online sports betting have a credit score of 721+, however 20% of those spending $1,000+ have a low income.
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