The survey analyzed Google Trends, finding the financial topics people were searching for, then looked at each topic’s popularity by state. While income taxes were a hot topic across multiple states, others, like retirement or estate planning, were most popular in one state. Retirement, for instance, was most popular in Wyoming, which boasts the fastest-growing senior population, TermLife2Go says.
The analysis also listed some of the most-asked financial questions, ranging from “Why do I need mortgage insurance?” to “How do income taxes work?”
Here’s a look at the most-popular Googled financial topics, as well as the states where that particular topic was No. 1.