Families & Money Surveys

Uncovering peoples' attitudes about money

Do parents and young people have different ideas about the importance of money management? What are young people interested in learning about—and what are parents prepared to teach? Are today's young adults ready to successfully face their financial futures? Each year, we survey families to reveal their views on personal finance issues in an effort to answer some of these questions.

You might be surprised by the results of our surveys.

Fall 2014 Financial Pulse Survey (PDF)

Money Myths Survey
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Money Myths Infographics
Common Misconceptions (PDF)
Overconfidence (PDF)
Unrealistic Expectations (PDF)
Gender Differences (PDF)

Older Workers & Money Survey
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Teens & Money Survey
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Sandwich Generation Survey
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Young Adults & Money Survey
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Parents & Money Survey
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