The pandemic has had such a major impact on Americans’ finances and psyche that even those who didn’t lose part of their income are now rethinking how to approach spending and saving.
Follow financial trends and get insight on what consumers really think about debt, credit and personal finance with original surveys and data studies from Debt.com.
Debt.com survey shows how little it takes to end up in collections.
Building a successful household budget is one of the keys to financial success, but budgeting is a notorious hassle. Although technology has made things easier, many people still prefer the old-school methods to make a budget.
Debt.com/MoneyWise.com Survey: Debt Doesn’t Always Cause Divorce, But a Divorce Will Always Cause Debt
Debt and financial disagreements can certainly lead to unhappiness in marriage – but it’s not why most break their vows.
Debt.com conducted a nationwide online survey to ask people about their perspectives on credit cards and how they use them. We also explored people’s knowledge of credit to see how much people know about the credit they use every day.
Someone may ask you to be their Valentine on Feb. 14, but they probably won’t try to buy your love. That’s the conclusion from the second annual Debt.com Valentine’s Day Survey, which shows nearly half of American adults expect their loved ones to spend nothing on the holiday. Almost half expect to spend around $50. […]
Debt.com’s annual “New Year No Debt” survey shows less enthusiasm about personal finances than this time last year.
More Details about Financial Research from Debt.com
At Debt.com, we strive to understand what consumers think about debt and how they really feel about their finances and credit. That’s why we’re constantly polling and surveying consumers on a wide-range of financial research topics. This allows us to follow key trends in consumer finance and helps drive our development of new resources and tools that support consumers in their efforts to achieve long-term financial stability.
Most of the financial research studies you see listed above are conducted by Debt.com’s research team through Survey Monkey. We acquire survey participants by reaching out to our email subscribers and social media audience. So, by and large, most of the respondents who take our surveys are consumers who are actively seeking debt, credit and budgeting solutions, or who have looked for these types of solutions in the past. All surveys we conduct require a minimum sample size of 1,000 respondents.
You can find the specific survey methodology for each survey at the bottom of each financial research study. We encourage you to use this information to gain a better understanding of consumer sentiments when it comes to personal finance. If you’re using this research for an article that will be published online, please link back to the original study when possible, so your readers have the opportunity to look at the full results themselves.
In addition, if you’d like to talk to a financial expert about any results you see here or request an in-depth interview, please reach out to our Social Media Director Michelle Bryan at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also ask follow-up questions using the form on the right side of this page.