Reports

06
Apr
Coronavirus Survey Round Two: Unemployment Doubles, More Americans Worried About Retirement

Two weeks after the first one was published, LendEDU's second Coronavirus survey of 1,000 adult Americans also found that more consumers have dipped into their savings to cover expenses, while recent student loan changes may be helping.

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24
Mar
As the Coronavirus Pandemic Spreads, Is it Safe to Use ATMs?

LendEDU took a trip through New York City to scientifically test for the amount of germs found on ATMs. The results may keep you away.

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23
Mar
Survey: Americans Are Very Worried About Their Job Security & Finances Due to Coronavirus

Due to COVID-19, 57% of adult Americans are worried about their job security, while 63% are concerned about both their retirement savings and ability to make monthly student loan payments. Plus, many other insights from LendEDU’s newest survey.

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13
Mar
Your Money is Filthier Than Most Things, Including a New York City Subway Pole

With the help of a scientific germ-testing device, LendEDU conducted research that revealed some disturbing findings on just how dirty our cash, cards, and coins are.

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10
Mar
Residents of These Cities Are the Most Financially Prepared For Retirement

LendEDU looked at retirement data for more than 20,000 U.S. cities to see which places have residents that are best prepared financially to kick their feet up.

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03
Mar
Finances of Fortnite (Season 2): In-Game Spending Increases by 21%

Almost two years after our first Fortnite report, we surveyed 1,000 Fortnite players to see how financial habits related to the game have changed.

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27
Feb
These Are the 10 Best & Worst Performing S&P 500 Stocks So Far in 2020

LendEDU evaluated the S&P 500 to see which stocks have been the best and worst performers since the start of the new decade.

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25
Feb
41% of Millennials Aren’t Saving For Retirement Through the Stock Market & It Could Cost Them Millions

A LendEDU market analysis projected retirement savings via investing in the stock market versus through a normal savings account.

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25
Feb
Walmart vs. Amazon Price Comparison Study Reveals the Cheapest Shopping Option For You

Comparing 50 identical products found on both Amazon and Walmart, LendEDU analyzed which online retailer could be the cheapest option for you.

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24
Feb
Report: Colleges With the Best Return on Investment

LendEDU's fifth annual College Risk-Reward Indicator report shows the colleges and universities across the nation with the best return on investment for students.

Posted in: Reports, Student Loans,