A noteworthy month, April fills up fast with observances ranging from
National Fresh Celery Month and National Straw Hat Month to National
Humor Month (no kidding!). Despite the competition among deserving
topics, Financial Capability earned its own month of recognition in
Spend less than you earn. The idea sounds simple, yet 60% of Americans
don’t, according to a national 2016 study on Financial Capability in the
United States. That statistic may seem surprising, but considering
almost half of us don’t follow a budget, maybe it’s to be expected.