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To speak with a CPA spokesperson about retirement, budgeting, student loans or any other financial topic please contact Jonathan Lynch, or James Schiavone,

Recent press releases with original AICPA survey data can be found below:


Coronavirus Impact Drops Americans’ Financial Satisfaction to 2015 Levels: AICPA index

Majority of Clients had Effective Plans to Navigate Economic Uncertainty Caused by COVID-19: Survey of CPA Financial Planners

Lessons Learned from COVID-19 can help Americans Recession-Proof their Finances: AICPA Survey

Majority of Americans Believe They are Likely to Be Impacted by a Natural Disaster, Few are Financially Prepared: AICPA Survey

Coronavirus Causes Largest Drop in Americans’ Financial Satisfaction in Over A Decade: AICPA Index

AICPA’s Financial Literacy Program Offers Resources to Help Americans Weather Financial Impact of Coronavirus

Americans’ Financial Satisfaction Moved from Record Lows to All-Time Highs Over the Last Decade: AICPA Index


20 Financial Resolutions for 2020 from the AICPA

16 Year-End Financial Planning Tips from the AICPA

5 Questions to Ask Yourself This Open Enrollment Season from the AICPA

Children’s Allowance Pay is Up - Amount Saved Alarmingly Low: AICPA Survey

Majority of Recent Graduates Plan to Start a Business: AICPA Survey

Health Insurance, Paid Time Off and Student Loan Forgiveness Top List of Millennials’ Desired Workplace Benefits: AICPA Survey

6 Personal Finance Trends that Should Worry All Americans


Americans Favor Workplace Benefits 4 to 1 over Extra Salary: AICPA Survey

Nearly Half of Americans Say Volatile Markets are an Easy Way to Make a Profit: AICPA Survey

Fewer Americans Are Delaying Major Life Events Because of Money Worries: AICPA Survey

Nearly Half of Americans Say ID Theft Likely to Cause Them Financial Loss in the Next Year: AICPA Survey


New Survey Explores Financial Sacrifices Americans Willing to Make for their Pets

New Survey Finds Relationship Tension and Anxiety are Hidden Costs of Debt

Is Time Still Money? Americans Say Cost More Important than Time When Making Purchases

Fake Financial News is a Real Threat to Majority of Americans: New AICPA Survey 

Less than Half of Non-Retired Americans Confident They’ll Reach Financial Goals by Retirement: AICPA Survey 


‘Keeping Up with the Joneses’ Goes Online as Many Americans Show off Luxury Purchases

Four in Five Americans Say Allowance Teaches Financial Responsibility: AICPA Survey

What's the Point? Survey Reveals Americans Not Redeeming Their Travel Rewards

Americans Say Social Security Solvency Should Be Next President’s Top Economic Priority  

One-Third of College Students Say They’ll Live at Home Post-Graduation Due to Loan Debt  

More than Eighty Percent of Americans with Student Loans Make Sacrifices to Meet Monthly Payment

Half of Americans Expect Identity Theft to Cause Them a Financial Loss in the Next Year; Majority of Investment Frauds go Unreported 


AICPA Survey Finds Disconnect Between College Students’ Perception of their Financial Literacy Skills and Reality

Increasing Number of Americans Now Delaying Higher Education, Retirement and Starting a Family for Financial Reasons: AICPA Survey

AICPA Survey: 68 Percent of Americans Regret How They Financed College

AICPA Survey Finds Comfortable Retirement Best Defines Financial Success for Americans