MyBankTracker Research

Survey: How Much Money Would You Pick Up? A MyBankTracker survey looked at how much it would take for someone to pick up free money off the ground. Survey: Americans Became More in Control of Their Finances During the Pandemic Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Survey: Americans Became More in Control of Their Finances During the Pandemic There’s no doubt that the pandemic kicked off a period of financial uncertainty. It...

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Survey: Most Americans Plan to Save Their Tax Refunds in 2021 A MyBankTracker survey looks at how American intend to use their tax refund during the 2021 tax season -- a time still filled with financial uncertainty. Survey: Would You Rather Reveal Your Weight or Your Salary? A recent MyBankTracker survey compares the comfort level between men and women when it comes to revealing their weight and their salary. Study: Consumers Wanted to Deposit More in Savings in 2020 Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Study: Consumers Wanted to Deposit More in Savings in 2020 At MyBankTracker, we aim to guide consumers in their decision to choose a new saving... Survey: COVID-19’s Financial Effect on Millennials Photo of Richard Barrington Richard Barrington Survey: COVID-19’s Financial Effect on Millennials The COVID-19 pandemic has added to the money challenges faced by millennials in... Study: Cash Back is the Preferred Type of Credit Card Rewards A year-long survey of consumer credit-card preferences finds that cash back rewards are favored over other types of rewards, such as miles and points. Study: Will Your Presidential Vote Depend on the Impact on Your Finances? A study commissioned by MyBankTracker looks at whether Americans will vote based on the presidential candidate's expected impact on their personal finances. Survey: When Parents Plan to Start Teaching Their Kids About Money Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Survey: When Parents Plan to Start Teaching Their Kids About Money For children, a strong foundation in personal finance can lay the groundwork... Survey: U.S. Household Paid More Than $1.1 Billion in Checking Account Maintenance Fees in 2019 Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Survey: U.S. Household Paid More Than $1.1 Billion in Checking Account Maintenance Fees in 2019 When a checking account often acts as the financial hub of personal finances,... Study: Do You Hide Spending From Your Spouse or Partner This survey looks at how Americans in romantic relationships hide or share their spending habits and personal debt with their spouses or partners. Study: What Are Americans’ Biggest Financial Concerns During the Coronavirus Crisis? Find out what American are most concerned about financially during the coronavirus pandemic that is causing major financial stress. Study: More Than Half of Americans Do Not Put Spare Change to Good Use Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Study: More Than Half of Americans Do Not Put Spare Change to Good Use When you spend with cash, you’re inevitably going to accumulate change. As... Study: How Common is Financial Stress in a Romantic Relationship? Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Study: How Common is Financial Stress in a Romantic Relationship? Money is considered a touchy subject in romantic relationships since it is a... Study: How Much Money Would You Lend to Family or Close Friends? In this study, find out how much money Americans are willing to lend to family members and close friends. Study: Last-Minute Gift Shopping is the Biggest Financial Mistake During the Holiday Season A study found that the majority of Americans make the financial mistake of last-minute gift shopping during the holidays, which make it tough to find deals. Study: Big Savers Want High Savings Rates, Small Savers Prefer Great Mobile Banking Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Study: Big Savers Want High Savings Rates, Small Savers Prefer Great Mobile Banking With so many savings accounts available on the market, consumers can shop... Study: Half of Americans Don’t Foresee a U.S. Recession Any Time Soon Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Study: Half of Americans Don’t Foresee a U.S. Recession Any Time Soon Every news outlet is talking about the many signs of an impending U.S.... Study: Nearly 1 in 3 Americans Do Not Trust Mobile Banking at All A study found that a large percentage of Americans do not trust mobile banking apps, despite heavy reliance on smartphones and tablet devices. Study: What Do People Want From a Credit Card? According to a survey, most people prefer to earn credit card rewards in the form of cash back instead of travel rewards or points. Study: What Americans Are Most Concerned About as Interest Rates Fall Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Study: What Americans Are Most Concerned About as Interest Rates Fall When the Federal Reserve announces changes to benchmark interest rates, it... Survey: U.S. Households Paid More than $1 Billion in Checking Account Maintenance Fees in 2018 Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Survey: U.S. Households Paid More than $1 Billion in Checking Account Maintenance Fees in 2018 For most people, a checking account is essential because it acts as the hub of... Study: More than Half of Americans Believe Children Should Manage Their Own Money Before Age 18 More than half of Americans feel that children should begin to manage their own money by age 18, particular when they're in the early high school years. Study: 1 in 5 Americans Spend More Time Planning Vacations vs. Managing Their Money A MyBankTracker survey finds that 1 in 5 Americans spend more time planning vacations than managing money, while 34% spend an equal amount of time on both. Survey Finds That 43% of Americans Have Less Than $500 for a Financial Emergency Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Survey Finds That 43% of Americans Have Less Than $500 for a Financial Emergency Whether it is a natural disaster, unexpected car repair, or job loss, an emergency... Survey Shows 3.5 Million Americans Would Go to Jail vs. Pay Off Their Debt Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Survey Shows 3.5 Million Americans Would Go to Jail vs. Pay Off Their Debt Consumer debt can be debilitating for people who struggle to pay it off. As of June... Survey Shows Checking Maintenance Fees Cost U.S. Households at Least $3.5 Billion in 2017 MyBankTracker conducted an ongoing survey regarding checking account usage during the calendar year of 2017 Survey: Millennials Just as Likely as Gen Xers to Use Personal Loans MyBankTracker surveys look at the demand for personal loans in the United States, especially across the different age groups. Survey: 62% of Americans Put Spare Change to Good Use Photo of Rebecca Lake Rebecca Lake Survey: 62% of Americans Put Spare Change to Good Use Loose change has a lot more spending power than you might think and a recent...