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Paycheck to paycheck: How 76 percent of Americans live

A new survey shows that 76 percent of American households live paycheck to paycheck, and just 24 percent have enough savings to cover six months of expenses. Alexa Von Tobel, certified financial planner, and founder and CEO of, talks about how to save for a rainy day.
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