Financial worries of Americans in 2014

How concerned are you about each of the following financial matters, based on your current financial situation?

Financial worries of Americans in 2014 This survey, conducted in the United States in April 2014, shows the extent to which Americans are worried about various financial matters based on their own current financial situation. 59 percent of Americans stated they are worried about not having enough money for retirement.
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How concerned are you about each of the following financial matters, based on your current financial situation?

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WorriedNot worried
Not having enough money for retirement59%35%
Not being able to pay medical costs of a serious illness/accident53%45%
Not being able to maintain the standard of living you enjoy48%52%
Not having enough money to pay for your children’s college35%31%
Not being able to pay medical costs for normal health care39%57%
Not having enough money to pay off your debt40%48%
Not having enough to pay your normal monthly bills36%62%
Not being able to pay your rent, mortgage or other housing costs31%64%
Not being able to make the minimum payments on your credit cards16%65%
WorriedNot worried
Not having enough money for retirement59%35%
Not being able to pay medical costs of a serious illness/accident53%45%
Not being able to maintain the standard of living you enjoy48%52%
Not having enough money to pay for your children’s college35%31%
Not being able to pay medical costs for normal health care39%57%
Not having enough money to pay off your debt40%48%
Not having enough to pay your normal monthly bills36%62%
Not being able to pay your rent, mortgage or other housing costs31%64%
Not being able to make the minimum payments on your credit cards16%65%
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This survey, conducted in the United States in April 2014, shows the extent to which Americans are worried about various financial matters based on their own current financial situation. 59 percent of Americans stated they are worried about not having enough money for retirement.
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