Scrimping+Saving Report

The report sheds light on the true financial vulnerability of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) - the fastest growing racial/ethnic group in the country.  This original research conducted with a national sample exposes how age, ethnicity, language and other variables influence this population's access to financial information, services and products.


Executive Summary

Full Report

Press Release

Press Conference - April 1, 2015





Media Coverage

Thai Community Development Corporation Press Release, April 1, 2015

"Research Shows Many AAPIs Rely on Family and Friends In the Absence of Culturally Relevant Financial Services and Products"

Sereechai Newspaper, April 3, 2015
"Finance is more of a Problem in Low-Income Asian American Communities."

LA18 TV (Chinese), April 2, 2015
"Asian Immigrants Financial Report Release"

LA18 TV (Korean), April 2, 2015
"Asian Americans Financially Vulnerable"

NBC News, April 2, 2015
"Survey: Diversity of Asian America Hides Wealth Gap"