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Nearly 1 in 10 Americans have used stimulus checks to invest in crypto

Data show many Americans need new stimulus payments for necessities, but more are also planning to spend on non-essentials and invest in this latest round.

Billionaire and Celebrity Endorsements Lure Retail Investors to the SPAC Craze

Bitcoin is Surging. Americans Still Don't Get How It Works

'Looking down their nose at you': GameStop frenzy showed a fresh contempt for hedge funds. Why do Americans hate them?

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Going Viral: “Meme stocks” win over 1 in 4 Americans

Social media and online forums were the top influencers for convincing people to buy GameStop and other viral stocks, proving again that online virality has serious offline impact.

28% of Americans brought GameStop or other viral stocks in January: Yahoo Finance-Harris Poll

Millennial Money: Crafting smarter money goals in 2021

30% of Workers Dipped Into Retirement Funds During 2020

COVID Blew Up Everyone's Plans - Guess Which Generation Is Planning to Retire Even Earlier

Women and younger workers are falling behind on retirement savings during the pandemic

Stock Investors Are Younger and More Racially Diverse

Brief 2 min Read

Portfolio Strategy Shifts during COVID-19

43% of retail investors are trading with leverage: survey

Investors put more money in equities amid pandemic: Poll

Brief 3 min Read

Yahoo Finance - Harris Poll Investor Index Wave 1 Findings

41% of Retail Investors Expect Negative Returns in the Next 5 Years: Poll

Harris Poll and Yahoo Finance Partner for Exclusive Ongoing Polling of Investors and Publish First Survey Today

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Skeptical Optimism

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Bearish on COVID-19 but Bullish on Stock

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Pent Up Demand Continues to Build

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