Life Without Retirement Savings

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Life Without Retirement Savings Recently, The Atlantic published a tremendously powerful article by Alana Semuels entitled This Is What Life Without Retirement Savings Looks Like, which is well worth reading for anyone who is hedging their bets on the question of whether to save for retirement at all or whether to save more for retirement. It opens with the story […]

Savings worse than before Great Recession

More than 1 in 5 say retirement savings are worse now than before the Great Recession  The BoomerFOXBusiness    Record upswing for US economy Former Reagan economist Art Laffer on the U.S. economy’s record expansion. As America marks the 10th anniversary of the end of the Great Recession in June, a new Bankrate surveyOpens a New […]

No Retirement Savings

These people are on the verge of retiring — and they have nothing saved. 48 percent of American households over the age of 55 still have no retirement savings. This is an improvement from previous years, according to the U.S. Government Accountability Office. If you are behind on your retirement savings, there are a few […]

Saving for Retirement

Saving for Retirement: How Do You Stack Up? Ever wonder how you are doing planning for retirement? Kiplinger’s set out to find out for you. A new poll conducted by Kiplinger and Personal Capital reveals Americans are serious about preparing for retirement. See how your savings — and confidence level — measure up. Americans are […]

Boomers lack one months savings

21% of Boomers Lack Savings for One Month’s Savings We want to keep people aware that they aren’t alone when it comes to not being ready to retire. Yet another poll reveals that all generations feel unprepared when it comes to retirement savings — with 21% of baby boomers lacking adequate savings to cover one […]