Market shocks are a growing concern to more than half of U.S. households who now own equities, mainly due to the shift from traditional pensions to 401(k) plans, … more How Exposed Are Retirement Savings to Market Risk?
Due to Covid-19, 71 percent of Americans anticipate the pandemic to impact their retirement plans, with Gen X expecting to be hit the most (76 percent), according to … more TD Ameritrade: 71 Percent of Americans Predict Retirement Plan Changes
A new issue brief from the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College finds that while older workers are well-situated to work from home and stay protected from … more Can Older Workers Work from Home?
Working longer is a key component to a more secure retirement, but are employers willing to hire and retain older workers? To learn more, the Center for … more Employer Perceptions of Older Workers: 2019 Survey Results
A new study from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau found that 51 percent of people who retired between 1992 and 2014 had income, savings, and/or non-housing assets to … more CFPB Highlights Spending Challenges in Early Retirement
An analysis of Social Security “cost of living adjustments” (COLAs) compared to the actual costs of goods and services purchased by older Americans found that Social Security benefits … more Social Security Benefits Lose 30 Percent of Buying Power Since 2000
Retirement experts from around the globe convened on May 7 for an invitation-only, online symposium that addressed options for managing longevity risk. There was general agreement that America … more Living to 100: How Will We Afford Our Longer Lives?
Twenty-three percent of workers who are employed or recently unemployed say their confidence in their ability to retire comfortably has declined in light of the coronavirus pandemic, according … more Transamerica Research Addresses Retirement Security Amid COVID-19
In addition to providing relief to taxpayers and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) that President Trump signed into law … more CARES Act Impacts on Retirement Plans
Over the next 20 years, the number of people in their 80s and 90s living alone will dramatically increase, according to research published by Jennifer Molinsky, a senior research … more The Number of People Living Alone In Their 80s and 90s Is Set to Soar