Financial Health Calculator

Here’s a quick tool to do a health check of yourself financially.  Compare your finances to other households around the same age.

Annual Income : $
Monthly Expenses (Exclude Saving Contributions) : $
Networth : $
Cash (Checking, Savings Acts) : $
Retirement Savings : $
Debt: $

The numbers are based off of the results of the 2012 Consumer Expenditure Survey by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances by the Federal Reserve. This tool calculates the percentiles by using a +/-5 year range from the specified age and compares the inputs to other househoulds/consumer units who's primary person is within the +/- 5 year range.

2 thoughts on “Financial Health Calculator”

  1. This website is very interesting and easy to use. Thank you for building it. I wonder if the financial health tool has some bugs in it. While playing with it, I kept upping desirable financial health numbers and lowering age and it kept saying normal. For example, a 30 year old with $250k of income, $4k in monthly expenses, $2 million in net worth, $80k in cash, $850k in retirement and $20k in debt comes out with 309 out of 400 points, “about average financially.” That is certainly not me, and I am thinking that over 99% of 30 year olds would trade their financial situation for that scenario–shouldn’t the score and assessment reflect that?

  2. in calculating financial health, it states three categories: networth, cash and retirement savings. my cash and retirement savings are included in my networth how should I address each category?

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