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Country Financial Security Index: Americans at Odds Over Financial Security

New indicator shows Americans are optimistic even though they worry about debt and protecting surviving family members from financial loss

Americans have mixed feelings about their personal level of financial security, according to the COUNTRY Financial Security Index which registered an inaugural reading of 70.2 in February. The COUNTRY Index surveys 3,000 Americans every other month and records the relative financial security of respondents on a scale of 0-100 with 100 indicating the highest level of security.

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