Featured on Psychology Today: 10 Ways Stress Can Negatively Impact Your Finances
It’s no secret that living with stress impacts your physical and mental health and general well-being. In fact, 73 percent of Americans experience psychological symptoms caused by stress, and 48 percent feel their stress has increased over the past five years.1 But did you know that stress can also impact your bottom line? How?
Stress can cause a dent in your finances as you:
1. Accrue late payment and overdraft fees, parking tickets, and other fines. Stress can cause overwhelm, forgetfulness, and disorganization that may lead to late bill payment and overdraft fees.