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99% of domestic violence victims experience financial abuse.

What is Financial Abuse? What is Financial Abuse?

Domestic violence research helps make a difference.

To help those affected by domestic violence, we must first understand it. Allstate Foundation Purple Purse supports those who have experienced abuse with extensive and impactful research.

Curating key findings from across the country

We're constantly curating data from nationwide studies to help us learn more about abuse. Here's what we've learned.



each day die from domestic violence injuries



witness domestic violence each year

No. 1

cause of family homelessness

Conducting research of our own

In 2018, Allstate Foundation commissioned a Domestic Violence and Financial Abuse survey to look at everything from public perceptions of abuse to those who've experienced it themselves. See what we found.

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believe domestic violence is a serious issue for the US


are unaware financial abuse is a form of domestic violence


think financial abuse is unlikely to be recognized by an outsider

Get the facts from the experts.

The National Network to End Domestic Violence reveals key insights on domestic violence and financial abuse through their annual Domestic Violence Counts Annual Census Report.

See census report
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