Eight Bad Financial Habits We’ve Picked Up During the Pandemic

Feel like you’ve done some WEIRD things with money over the past 10 months?  Yeah, it’s not just you.

 

64% of Americans say they regret not handling their money better last year, according to a new survey.  And here are the eight bad financial habits we’ve picked up during the pandemic . . .

 

  1. Impulse buying things we don’t need, 51%.

 

  1. Paying for subscription services we don’t use anymore, 44%.

 

  1. Not comparing prices to look for a better deal, 35%.

 

  1. Only paying the minimum balance on credit cards, 35%.

 

  1. Not paying attention to our credit score, 32%.

 

  1. Not sticking to a budget, 31%.

 

  1. Missing credit card or bill payments, 18%.

 

  1. Not doing enough saving, 15%.

 

 

(The Sun)