Record Pessimism About Retirement

How are Americans feeling about retirement? In a word, grim. That's the finding of a new survey just released by the Employee Benefit Research Institute, which asked 1,258 respondents how confident they felt that they'd be able to afford a comfortable retirement. Their pessimism set a new record for the 21-year old annual survey. Twenty seven percent declared themselves "not at all confident" they'd be able to retire comfortably, up from 22 percent the year before. Only 13 percent said...Full Story
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