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WASHINGTON | Low US unemployment rate masks financial struggles for many

WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite an ultra-low 3.9 percent unemployment rate, about one-third of U.S. adults faced financial insecurity last year and often struggled to pay unexpected expenses, a Federal Reserve survey found . For three in 10 adults, their monthly incomes fluctuated — often because their work schedules changed at short notice — and that … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Low US unemployment rate masks financial struggles for many