Financial Security Index

How do Americans feel about their job security, net worth, level of savings and debt? Bankrate's Financial Security Index gauges the marketplace each month and Bankrate experts provide insight for mastering your money.

Latest Financial Security Index Articles

  • Overall financial situation

    Just 20 percent of Americans feel their overall financial situation is better now than a year ago.

    0 min read Nov 28, 2011
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  • Net worth

    Twenty percent of Americans say their net worth is higher this year versus a year ago.

    0 min read Nov 28, 2011
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  • Debt

    Roughly 3 in 10 Americans feel less uncomfortable with their level of debt than last year.

    0 min read Nov 28, 2011
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  • Job security

    Three-quarters of Americans feel more secure in their jobs or about the same as they did a year ago.

    0 min read Oct 31, 2011
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  • Net worth

    Just 19 percent of Americans say their net worth is higher today than it was a year ago, a new low.

    0 min read Oct 31, 2011
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