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)