First up is CouponCabin. They asked their visitors to state which scary movie villain best represented their financial situation. The results were surprisingly positive — if you can call identifying with Michael Meyer positive.
When asked which famous scary movie characters best described their current financial states, U.S. adults said:
- Michael Myers from “Halloween” – I’m superhuman; no matter what circumstances arise, I find a way to make ends meet – 32 percent
- Ghostface from “Scream” – Unexpected financial circumstances catch me when I least expect it – 11 percent
- Freddy Krueger from “Nightmare on Elm Street” – My financial situation haunts my dreams and I lay awake at night worrying about it – 11 percent