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

  • June 2011: Emergency savings

    As the economy shows renewed signs of weakening, roughly half of Americans say they have minimal emergency savings.

    0 min read Jun 20, 2011
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  • June 2011: Debt

    As the economy shows renewed signs of weakening, roughly half of Americans say they have minimal emergency savings.

    0 min read Jun 20, 2011
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  • May 2011: Job security

    Americans can’t afford to enjoy the recovery thanks to higher gas prices.

    0 min read May 23, 2011
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  • May 2011: Gas prices

    Many Americans can’t afford to enjoy the recovery thanks to higher gas prices.

    0 min read May 23, 2011
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  • May 2011: Debt

    Americans can’t afford to enjoy the recovery thanks to higher gas prices.

    0 min read May 23, 2011
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  • May 2011: Net worth

    Americans can’t afford to enjoy the recovery thanks to higher gas prices.

    0 min read May 23, 2011
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  • May 2011: Savings

    Americans can’t afford to enjoy the recovery thanks to higher gas prices.

    0 min read May 23, 2011
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