PNC: It's never too late to start saving -- and, here's how! - Fox 2 News Headlines

PNC: It's never too late to start saving -- and, here's how!

Posted: Updated:

A recent report found that 22 percent of Americans have less than $10 in savings to cover the potential high costs often posed by emergencies. If you live paycheck to paycheck, then how do you begin even begin to set aside money to save?

Today, PNC investment advisor Justin Sullivan stopped by Good Day Atlanta to share his industry smarts and prove it's never too late for you to start saving.

The idea of saving for a rainy day might be drying up. According to a new survey, one in five (22%) Americans have less than $100 stashed away to cover emergency expenses.  While nearly half (46%) report having less than $800.

The silver lining: Millennials -- the 80 million young people born between 1980 and 2000 and known to be facing high unemployment and debt -- might finally be giving their parents a break. Only 37% of those under age 30 said they'd ask their family for help; that's down from 54% in the previous year.

CLICK ON VIDEO PLAYER ABOVE TO WATCH THIS FULL SEGMENT!

  • Good Day ArchiveMore>>

  • Back to School Jamboree with Hosea Feed The Hungry

    Back to School Jamboree with Hosea Feed The Hungry

    Hosea Feed the Hungry will host their annual Back to School Jamboree on Sunday, July 13, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at Turner Field. Children will receive a backpack filled with school supplies.

    Hosea Feed the Hungry will host their annual Back to School Jamboree on Sunday, July 13, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at Turner Field. Children will receive a backpack filled with school supplies.

  • Casting Call: August 27

    Casting Call: August 27

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:42 PM EDT2014-09-02 17:42:30 GMT
    Check out the Good Day Atlanta Casting Call for the week of August 27.
    Check out the Good Day Atlanta Casting Call for the week of August 27.
  • Good Day Atlanta

    From bean to cup: Inside Smyrna's Rev Coffee Roasters

    From bean to cup: Inside Smyrna's Rev Coffee Roasters

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:02 AM EDT2014-09-02 12:02:31 GMT
    If you're idea of a good cup of coffee is something strong from the old one-cup in your kitchen, it's time for a coffee education!
    If you're idea of a good cup of coffee is something strong from the old one-cup in your kitchen, it's time for a coffee education!
Powered by WorldNow

WJBK-TV | Fox 2
16550 West Nine Mile Rd.
Southfield, MI 48075

Main Station: (248) 557-2000
Newsroom: (248) 552-5103

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices