Nearly half of Americans struggle to find trusted financial advice, according to a survey by TIAA-CREF.

The company polled a random sampling of 1,000 U.S. adults, asking them about their attitudes, preferences and behaviors about receiving financial advice.

It found that 48 percent of Americans say it is hard to know which sources of financial advice can be trusted. Thirty-seven percent say they don't like talking to anyone about their finances.

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