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Question text: In the last 12 months, when your household’s spending exceeded its income, which of the following, if any, did your household do to help cover expenses? Please select all that apply.
Answer type: Check boxes
Answer options: 1 Worked extra hours or took other actions to increase or supplement income
2 Used credit (e.g. credit cards, line of credit, etc.)
3 Borrowed money or was assisted by friends or family
4 Borrowed money or took out a loan from a financial institution
5 Sold items for cash
6 Cashed in stocks, insurance policies, or other financial assets
7 Used non-retirement savings
8 Used retirement savings
9 Overdrew checking account
10 Reduced expenses
11 Other, please specify: ~q038_other
12 Didn't do anything in particular
Label: what done to help cover expenses
Empty allowed: One-time warning
Error allowed: One-time warning
Multiple instances: No

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