Half of N.J. residents financially worse off than a year ago, poll finds


One in two New Jerseyans say they are financially worse off than a year ago, a sign the state is still reeling from the effects of the recession, according to a poll released today.

Forty-five percent of residents said their financial situation has deteriorated in the last year, just a slight improvement over the 48 percent in January, according to Fairleigh Dickinson University’s quarterly PublicMind Poll. Only 26 percent said they were better off, essentially unchanged from the last quarter.

Read More: http://www.nj.com/business/index.ssf/2011/04/nj_income_fdu_publicmind.html

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