Americans pass on employer retirement contributions

Americans pass on employer retirement contributions

Millions of Americans miss out on employer-sponsored contributions, which are specifically designed to bolster retirement savings at no cost to them. When workers make contributions into their plans, they do so at a pre-tax rate. This increases their savings and...
Concerned about retirement savings? So is this age group

Concerned about retirement savings? So is this age group

A new study by SeniorLiving.org shows how worried people between the ages of 55 and 66 are about their retirement savings. Some 46% of older adults expressed financial trepidation as they look toward their next life chapter. The particular age group between 55 and 66...
How pandemic changed retirement savings

How pandemic changed retirement savings

It’s been a tumultuous year and half since the start of the pandemic. The upheaval has touched every corner of life. The economic impact of the pandemic is substantial. But, what are the repercussions on retirement savings? A new study is shedding some light on that...
Which generation has saved up most for retirement?

Which generation has saved up most for retirement?

Last year, the world was turned upside down. As a result of the pandemic, many individuals took a hit to their savings and retirement and were left with more questions than answers about their financial future. Today, as things get back on track, millennials appear to...
In your 30s? How you can plan for early retirement

In your 30s? How you can plan for early retirement

If you’re in your 30s, the workforce and economy look very different today than it did for your parents. Despite today’s challenges, financial opportunities abound — especially with a head start. With a little guidance and consistency, it’s possible to begin...
Study shows how much you’ll need to save for retirement

Study shows how much you’ll need to save for retirement

It’s one of life’s biggest questions: How much money do you need to save to enjoy a comfortable retirement life? The truth is, the answer depends on the retiree’s goals and lifestyle, but there’s always a starting point. A new survey sheds light on this...