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Many millennials think they're doing financially better than their peers. They're also doing better than Gen X and baby boomers in certain areas.
Women worried about money are more likely than men to put off buying a home and quitting a job, and it highlights the effects of the gender pay gap
A new survey by Insider and Morning Consult asked men and women what life events they've delayed because of money — and the results were telling.
Millennials are delaying big things: buying a house, having a medical procedure, making career moves, and starting love lives, all because of money.
More married baby boomers combine finances than any generation after them, and it speaks to one of the ways money and marriage are changing
37% of married millennials and 36% of Gen Xers kept financial accounts separate. But, just 27% of baby boomers keep their finances separate.
Millennials know what they’d do if they didn’t have to pay their student loans: Pay off everything else
The average monthly student-loan payment is $393 — that could pay off the average household credit-card debt in just over a year.
Nearly a quarter of women out-earn their partner, but they still face many of the same workplace hurdles as their mothers
Of millennial women, 23% reported earning more money than their partners, while just 12% of boomer women said the same.
Nearly half of college grads with student loan debt don’t think their college degree helped them earn more money
The cost of college can be much higher than the salaries its graduates earn — even if it's an elite university.
Most millennials say money adds stress to their relationship, but it’s just another financial challenge on a growing list
Many millennials in relationships are stressed about money, and many have an imbalance in incomes. But, the imbalance isn't all that's bothering them.
Wage stagnation and rising healthcare costs are a bad combination. Healthcare is important for millennials, who are seeing a rise in depression.
Millennials might lag behind their parents when it comes to money, but there’s something they do better: talk about it
Millennials are more likely than baby boomers to discuss their finances with friends, siblings, and coworkers.