uReport: How has the recession impacted your life?

The poll reflected 54 percent of those surveyed said they've had to change their lifestyles significantly; 74 percent said someone in their household or a close friend or family member has been laid off in the past year; and 82 percent said they're having a difficult time finding a job in their area.

We'd like to hear your personal testimonial on how the recession has impacted your life.

Record your response on your cellphone or digital camera and upload it at http://ureport.abc7news.com so we can tell your story.

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