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Why Do Americans Save So Little?

A man shop at the JCPenney store at the Newport Mall on November 27, 2014 in Jersey City, New Jersey. (Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
A man shop at the JCPenney store at the Newport Mall on November 27, 2014 in Jersey City, New Jersey. (Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Americans are ill-prepared for unexpected expenses, such as a car needing repairs or a trip to the emergency room, according to a recent Bankrate report...




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