Yikes: Staggering Number Of Americans Living Paycheck-To-Paycheck [Infographic]
12:45 pm, August 22nd | by Amy Tennery
In an election year when the economy is everything, a shocking new infographic shows just how many Americans are struggling to make ends meet.
A full 40 percent of Americans report living paycheck-to-paycheck today, according to data compiled by Career Builder. This stat is all the more shocking when you consider that’s the lowest-level of self-reported paycheck-to-paycheck spending since 2008, when 46 percent of workers claimed the same.
Even worse: More than a quarter of Americans say they don’t put any money aside each month.
Read more alarming stats here: