Only 39% of American households can cover a $1k ER visit with savings

(By Kelly Gooch for Becker’s Hospital Review)

While more than one-third of American households have experienced a major unexpected expense over the last year, such as a $1,000 emergency room visit or car repair, most are unable to cover the cost without borrowing, according to Bankrate’s latest Financial Security Index survey. Continue reading article here…

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