Nearly half of full-time workers ages 51 to 54 experience job loss after age 50 that substantially reduces earnings for years or leads to long-term unemployment, which then … more How Secure Is Employment at Older Ages? Not Very.
Fewer than half of retirees (46 percent) agree that they have built a large enough retirement nest egg, with only 16 percent “strongly” agreeing and 30 percent “somewhat” … more Transamerica: 46 Percent of Retirees Say They Are Financially Prepared
As Americans continue to live longer lives, they will by challenged by high out-of-pocket medical expenses, the possibility of making financial mistakes due to declining cognitive abilities and … more Longevity Could Exacerbate Challenges Facing Retirees
Only half of America’s private-sector workers are covered by employer sponsored retirement savings plans, which means that roughly one-third of all retired households rely solely on Social Security … more Oregon’s Auto-IRA Program Off to Promising Start
RetirementLiving.com recently published a study on where retirees see themselves living, whether aging in place at home or transitioning to an assisted living facility. While 75 percent of people … more Where Do Retirees See Themselves Living?
HMBS issuance fell in November 2018 to just over $521 million, the lowest issuance level in over four years. In all, 84 pools were issued in November, the … more November 2018 HMBS: Looking For Mr. Good Nadir
Due to a severe loss of housing wealth from 2007 to 2016, a new report from the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College suggests that Hispanic households … more New Report Suggests Hispanic Households Face Difficult Retirements
More than half of American households are now headed by someone 50 or over and the living arrangements, financial resources, health, and functional abilities of those households will … more Harvard: Over Half of U.S. Households Now Headed by Someone 50+
Using 2016 American Community Survey one-year data, the U.S. Census Bureau published a new report – The Population 65 Years and Older in the United States – and … more Census Bureau Publishes New Data on 65+ Population
According to a new report from the Stanford Center for Longevity, titled Seeing Our Way to Financial Security in the Age of Longevity, Baby Boomers have accrued less … more Tough Retirement Realities for Baby Boomers