Harrison Lazarus, a financial consultant and founder of Harrison Lazarus Advisors explains, "Having endured the worst financial crisis in memory, people are inclined to change their behaviors to offset the odds that they will have to face that hardship again."
TheStreet published an article, What's Your Savings Resolution for 2013, based on results from this study.
1 GfK Custom Research North America, November 2012
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