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How to Find Hidden Savings

Miami Herald

About half of South Florida’s residents have less than $6,000 in savings — the amount you need to live at poverty level for three months if you lose your job.

Report: Nearly 60 Percent of Households in Miami-Dade are One Financial Emergency Away from Poverty

Miami Herald

Nearly 60 percent of Miami-Dade County households — and 67 percent of Miami households — do not have enough savings to live at the poverty level for three months if they lose a job

38 Percent of Illinoisans One Financial Emergency Away from Poverty

Rock River Times

Nearly half of Chicago families (49 percent) do not have enough savings to live above the poverty level for just three months if they lose a job, face a medical crisis or

Newark Highest in Financial Insecurity: Nearly Half of Households in Major American Cities has Almost No Savings

New Jersey Business

Nearly half (45%) of households in major American cities (with populations over 200,000) are living in a state of persistent financial vulnerability

One-third of Charlotte households could be 3 months away from living in poverty

WSOC-TV

Eyewitness News followed Patsy Woodcock as she shopped in Crisis Assistance Ministry's Free Store. It's her first time ever needing to rely on an agency for help.

A new way to look at Charlotte residents' financial security

Charlotte Observer

Unemployment in the Charlotte region, while still high, is on the mend. And there are other indicators that the N.C. economy is inching toward recovery.


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