Infographic: How Americans Plan to Save in the New Year

What are your savings goals?

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According to a GoBankingRates.com survey, saving money is one of the top financial resolutions for this year. In fact, for some, it is even more important than paying down debt or investing. However, about one in four respondents fear they won’t be able to keep their resolution.

Survey respondents were also queried about long- and short-term savings goals. The most popular short-term goal was to build an emergency savings fund. Saving for retirement was the most popular long-term goal.

Take a look at this infographic by GoBankingRates for more.

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