57%

of American households say they don't feel prepared for a financial emergency

Source: Pew Charitable Trusts
Question: Respondents were asked: "Thinking about your household’s finances today, do you feel your household is:"
Response Options: Financially prepared for the unexpected; Not financially prepared for the unexpected
Reference: For more information, read the 2015 Pew Charitable Trusts analysis, "Americans' Financial Security: Perception and Reality." "Americans' Financial Security: Perception and Reality."

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