Forty-six percent of Americans surveyed by Fidelity Investments cite saving more as their No. 1 financial resolution for 2012, and among this group, the median savings target is $2,400, up from $1,200 last year.

Americans’ second financial resolution for the New Year is spending less, cited by 21%, followed by paying off debt (19%). This is up considerably from last year, when paying off debt was the seventh most popular resolution.

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