Are You Living Paycheck to Paycheck? [Infographic]
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Are You Living Paycheck to Paycheck? [Infographic]

<ul> <li><strong>Salary is inadequate:</strong></li> </ul> <strong> </strong>If you’re barely making ends meet when it comes to your bills, debt payments or providing for your family, then either you’re not budgeting correctly or your salary is too low. If it’s the latter, Price suggests that you seek another job. “If you don’t feel like you’re being compensated enough to handle living arrangements then something has to change,” he says. “If you can look for another job that pays more then by all means go and pursue that.”
If you're barely making ends meet when it comes to your bills, debt payments or providing for your family, then either you're not budgeting correctly or your salary is too low. If it's the latter, seek another job.Â

According to a survey commissioned by

Career Builder, about 40% of workers are barely making it from one paycheck to the next.

Even more troubling is that more than a quarter of Americans don’t save any money each month.

Only 23% of respondents said they never live from check to check.

Related Story: Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck!

Another interesting discovery: more women (44%) than men (36%) report living the check-to-check lifestyle. Click on the infographic for more.

 


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