How did you fare financially in 2017?MoneySaving Poll Results

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With the year drawing to a close, we wanted to find out if youíre financially better off now than you were at the start of January 2017.

Whether you saved money, paid off debt, overspent, borrowed, had a pay rise etc, tell us how your household finances fared over the past year.

Please select ONE option under the relevant category.


Results

Iím female aged under 25 (153 votes)
My finances are in better shape86 votes (56%)
My finances are in worse shape40 votes (26%)
My finances are about the same25 votes (16%)
I donít know2 votes (1%)
Iím female aged 25 Ė 34 (898 votes)
My finances are in better shape506 votes (56%)
My finances are in worse shape180 votes (20%)
My finances are about the same206 votes (23%)
I donít know6 votes (1%)
Iím female aged 35 Ė 49 (1391 votes)
My finances are in better shape682 votes (49%)
My finances are in worse shape324 votes (23%)
My finances are about the same379 votes (27%)
I donít know6 votes (0%)
Iím female aged 50 Ė 64 (1423 votes)
My finances are in better shape608 votes (43%)
My finances are in worse shape315 votes (22%)
My finances are about the same491 votes (35%)
I donít know9 votes (1%)
Iím female aged 65+ (564 votes)
My finances are in better shape185 votes (33%)
My finances are in worse shape74 votes (13%)
My finances are about the same302 votes (54%)
I donít know3 votes (1%)
Iím male aged under 25 (203 votes)
My finances are in better shape140 votes (69%)
My finances are in worse shape25 votes (12%)
My finances are about the same37 votes (18%)
I donít know1 votes (0%)
Iím male aged 25 Ė 34 (920 votes)
My finances are in better shape630 votes (68%)
My finances are in worse shape124 votes (13%)
My finances are about the same159 votes (17%)
I donít know7 votes (1%)
Iím male aged 35 Ė 49 (1096 votes)
My finances are in better shape657 votes (60%)
My finances are in worse shape181 votes (17%)
My finances are about the same253 votes (23%)
I donít know5 votes (0%)
Iím male aged 50 Ė 64 (1011 votes)
My finances are in better shape562 votes (56%)
My finances are in worse shape143 votes (14%)
My finances are about the same305 votes (30%)
I donít know1 votes (0%)
Iím male aged 65+ (784 votes)
My finances are in better shape391 votes (50%)
My finances are in worse shape82 votes (10%)
My finances are about the same308 votes (39%)
I donít know3 votes (0%)
Iím agender (or I donít wish to disclose my gender) (27 votes)
My finances are in better shape10 votes (37%)
My finances are in worse shape3 votes (11%)
My finances are about the same12 votes (44%)
I donít know2 votes (7%)

                   8,470 votes received.

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