4 in 10 Younger Adults Worldwide Have a Bank Account.

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#1 Posted by Master_Live (14423 posts) -
#2 Edited by plageus900 (1043 posts) -

I'm 27. I have 5 accounts.

#3 Posted by Shottayouth13- (6788 posts) -

I have like 4 accounts.

#4 Posted by lostrib (35817 posts) -

Yes

#5 Posted by GTA_dude (18350 posts) -

Well yeah, how could you survive without one?

I've had my bank account since I was 12. I'm 25 now, still with the same account...

#6 Posted by GazaAli (22682 posts) -

And that is that.

#7 Posted by -Renegade (8340 posts) -

im sure its more for people outside the usa who dont have accounts

#8 Posted by BiancaDK (18297 posts) -

im sure its more for people outside the usa who dont have accounts

in europe, we all barter

#9 Posted by Renevent42 (5182 posts) -

Wow the middle east statistic is really low...I'd imagine if they took Israel out of the mix it would be even lower.

#10 Posted by Nibroc420 (13567 posts) -

@GTA_dude said:

Well yeah, how could you survive without one?

I've had my bank account since I was 12. I'm 25 now, still with the same account...

This.

How do people get paid, if they cant deposit checks?

#11 Edited by Leejjohno (14088 posts) -

Two savings accounts, a credit account and a debit account. That's modest for your average adult... I'm 24.

#12 Edited by Makhaidos (1613 posts) -

@GTA_dude said:

Well yeah, how could you survive without one?

I've had my bank account since I was 12. I'm 25 now, still with the same account...

This.

How do people get paid, if they cant deposit checks?

They cash them at places like Publix.

#13 Posted by thegerg (15044 posts) -

@GTA_dude said:

Well yeah, how could you survive without one?

I've had my bank account since I was 12. I'm 25 now, still with the same account...

This.

How do people get paid, if they cant deposit checks?

They cash them, they take cash, etc..

Ignorance FTL.

#14 Posted by Nibroc420 (13567 posts) -

@thegerg said:

@Nibroc420 said:

@GTA_dude said:

Well yeah, how could you survive without one?

I've had my bank account since I was 12. I'm 25 now, still with the same account...

This.

How do people get paid, if they cant deposit checks?

They cash them, they take cash, etc..

Ignorance FTL.

Hmm

Around here when you cash a check without an account, they charge you $10-$15..

Any employer who pays their employees in cash is doing some shady ****.

#15 Posted by stuff238 (618 posts) -

I need a bank account if I want to get paid from jobs. This is a silly question. lol

#16 Posted by gamerguru100 (10578 posts) -

21 and have an account

#17 Edited by 4myAmuzumament (1749 posts) -

Had one at 16 with my folks and then I broke off and had my own later. Life without an account would be just a tad more sucky.

#18 Posted by mems_1224 (46963 posts) -

I've had a bank account and a credit card since I got my first job when I was like 15

#19 Posted by mAArdman (1612 posts) -

i have seventeen credit cards and i trade maple syrup for meat