See how Australians are faring.

See how Australians are faring.

The ME Household Financial Comfort Report provides in-depth insights into the financial psychology of Australians based on a survey of 1,500 households. The Report is published every six months and includes but is not limited to, the Household Financial Comfort Index, which measures ongoing changes to households’ perceptions of their own financial comfort.

Latest report – February 2018

Latest report – February 2018

Key findings:

  • Australian households reported greater confidence on handling a financial emergency, but lower comfort with the ability to pay for living expenses – thus cancelling out any benefit in overall financial comfort. 
  • As a result, ME’s overall Household Financial Comfort Index remains stuck – at least for now.
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