Oregon residents appear to be somewhat savvy about personal finances – certainly above some other parts of the country – obviously the Deep South. But of course that doesn’t say much.
Many public and private sector finance professionals say that having come out of a deep recession that hit Oregon especially hard, Oregonians were jostled awake to face the limits of financing their lifestyles – in other words, living within their means. And toward that end, as revealed in a nationwide “financial literacy” survey Oregonians, overall, scored a B- grade.
Here’s more on how we stack up nationwide. Click here.