The 2012 Retirement Confidence Survey

EBRI has published its 2012 Retirement Confidence Survey (available here). Some “highlights”:

  • Only¬†14 percent of Americans¬†are very confident they will have enough money to live comfortably in retirement.
  • Forty-two percent identify job uncertainty as the most pressing financial issue facing most Americans.
  • In 1991, 11 percent of workers said they expected to retire after age 65; by 2012 that has grown to 37 percent.

Read it and weep.

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