According to new research by Legal and General, the average UK employee only has enough money saved to maintain their lifestyle for a month if their income suddenly stopped.
The results from a survey of 2,000 people suggest that the nation is ill-prepared for a financial emergency, with many having only enough savings to last them a week, and some having none at all.
How does it differ by region?
As a general rule of thumb, it is recommended to have enough money saved to last you three months. As with all rules of ...