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MoneyWise Florida: COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Financial Concerns, Holiday Worries Across the State

Nine months after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, 40 percent of Floridians feel they are worse off financially than before, with money matters and financial wellness one of their top concerns heading into the New Year. 

New Survey Shows Most Floridians Stressed About Finances During Pandemic

“When we launched MoneyWise Florida this past spring, we knew Floridians needed access to reliable resources that could help them weather these unprecedented times,” said Patronis. “These latest survey results underscore the continuing need to provide Floridians with additional financial knowledge, tips, and tools to help them through this prolonged difficult era.”

Two-Thirds of Floridians Worried About COVID-19’s Impact on Family Financial Security

Adding to the problem, only around a quarter of Floridians say they always follow a monthly budget.