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4 in 10 Americans Facing Extraordinary Tax, Medical or Auto Payments Annually

New data from JPMorgan Chase found that 40% of American families will have to make an extraordinary tax, medical or auto repair payment each year. These costs average $1,500. All of this adds up to a $1,300 swing in monthly expenses–the equivalent of one month’s rent or mortgage payment. Coping with Costs: Big Data on Expense