Cedar Rapids Among Best Cities for Financial Fitness in the U.S.
The new year is right around the corner and with that comes resolutions. Many people will make goals for themselves in regards to their health, relationships, and finances. If one of your goals for the new year is to improve your wealth, the city you live in could play a big role in how successful you'll be with your financial fitness.
WalletHub compared more than 180 U.S. cities across five dimensions (credit standing, responsible spending, etc.) and evaluated those dimensions on 29 key indicators of "Wallet Fitness".
Cedar Rapids scored high on the list coming in at #17 overall! We also ranked #3 for responsible spending! It looks like Cedar Rapidians overall are doing pretty well when it comes to financial fitness. However, we could use some improvement when it comes to savings. We ranked #139 out of 182 cities when it comes to savings.
Based on this data, you'll have a pretty good success rate if you live in Cedar Rapids and are looking to up your financial goals in 2018. For tips on reaching those goals, and a closer look into these findings, visit WalletHub.com. Have a happy New Year!