You aren’t alone in the daily struggle to make financial ends meet.
Nearly 75% of Americans today are living paycheck to paycheck, according to a 2016 study by CareerBuilder. The career resource website found 66% of respondents said they struggle to make ends meet and 50% work more than one job to meet the financial demands of daily life.
Debt is also preventing many workers from getting ahead. The CareerBuilder report found 55% of survey respondents said they felt they might never climb out of debt — with 64% saddled with credit card debt, 47% paying for auto loans and 31% facing student loans.
Although survey participants were not polled about what they thought would help them save cash, Ladan Nikravan, career advisor at CareerBuilder offered advice in an...