Unemployment is biggest fear: A new report shows that the main thing people are concerned about during the current recession is losing their jobs. The Edward Jones study found that 38% of people say unemployment is their biggest fear. The survey of nearly 1,000 people found that younger Americans were considerably more nervous about losing their jobs, but older people were more worried about stock market performance and the cost of healthcare.
Hard to eat right, exercise: Eighty-three percent of travelers say it’s difficult to stick to a healthy lifestyle while on the road. Leflein Associates conducted the survey of nearly 1,100 adults for the Cambria Suites hotel chain. Sixty-one percent say it’s hard to maintain healthy eating habits while traveling, while 52% say keeping an exercise schedule is a problem and getting enough sleep is a problem for 48%.