May 23, 2022 14:40 GMT
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- Household self-reported financial well-being reached its highest level since the survey began in 2013, surveyed in Oct-Nov’21.
- 78 percent of adults reported either doing okay or living comfortably financially.
- A new high for share who would cover a $400 emergency expense using cash or its equivalent at 68%. 11% who could not pay the expense by any method.
- 22% of employees worked entirely from home, down from 29% in late 2020, but well above the 7% who worked entirely from home before the pandemic. Those working from home indicated that they would be about as likely to look for a new job if required to return to the office as if their employer instituted a pay freeze.