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According to a FINRA Investor Education Foundation National Financial Capability Study . . .
Making ends meet- in Montana, 15% (nationally 19%) of individuals reported that over the past year, their household spent more than their income.
Planning ahead- in Montana, 47% (nationally 46%) of individuals lack a rainy day fund.
Managing financial products- in Montana, 32% (nationally 35%) of individuals with credit cards paid only the minimum on their credit cards during some months in the last year.
Financial knowledge and decision making- in Montana, 42% (nationally 34%) of individuals can answer four or five questions on a basic five-question financial literacy quiz correctly.
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