American workers polled by Financial Finesse had improved how they manage financial stress since last year, but even the most secure groups of Americans felt strained about their money and did not have their financial houses in order.

Some 21% reported “high” or “overwhelming” levels of strain in the first quarter of 2011. That was an improvement, compared with the 32% who said their financial stress levels were either high or overwhelming, according to the study released on Monday.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Financial Planning content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access