UncategorizedJanuary 25, 2007

Demographic Realities & Consumer Behavior Online

The base of the internet is broadening to include more people with less education than ever before, while older Americans are still overwhelmingly offline. Internet users who have experienced spyware act differently online from those who have not….

UncategorizedJune 14, 2006

Online Banking 2006

Online banking is holding steady as a mainstream internet activity, growing along with internet use generally, though not accelerating as have some other forms of online activities.

UncategorizedNovember 27, 2005

About 25 million people have used the internet to sell something

One in six internet users has used the internet to sell things and traffic to online classified sites has risen 80% in the past year.

UncategorizedNovember 24, 2005

13 million Americans made donations online after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita

9% of online Americans made donations on the internet to relief efforts and 7 million set up their own hurricane relief efforts using the internet.

UncategorizedAugust 10, 2005

Auctions in China and America

How the booming Chinese online auction market compares to America’s.

UncategorizedJune 17, 2005

eBay Rides the Wave

Our surveys now show that one in four internet users have tried their hand at online auctions, and that the absolute number of online auction participants has been growing along with the overall internet population.

UncategorizedMay 11, 2005

Charitable Donating Online

The number of people who make charitable donations online has roughly doubled since 2002, but there’s plenty of room for growth.

UncategorizedMarch 30, 2005

Financial Information Searches: Steady As She Goes

Why has online banking surged and financial information searches have remained steady at 44%? An off-the-cuff theory.

UncategorizedFebruary 23, 2005

Men, Women, and Money

Our November 2004 telephone survey brought some interesting data about women, men, and financial activities online.

UncategorizedFebruary 9, 2005

Online Banking 2005

Fifty-three million American adults, or 44% of internet users and one-quarter of all adults, now say they use online banking.