42% of Americans have less than $10k saved for retirement

About 42% of Americans will be broke at retirement age, according to study released today by GoBankingRates. Top three reasons why: "I don't make enough money (40.1%)," "I'm struggling to pay bills (%24.9%)," "I used my retirement savings for an emergency (9.9%)"

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Americans living in the south are deeply in debt

This interactive graph of personal debt in the United States reveals the geography of poverty. The average household income in California is $91,757, while the median medical debt in collections is $795. The average household income in Mississippi is $55,494 , while the median medical debt in collections is $747.

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