Educational visuals about important Defined Contribution investment themes and trends.

Are You Paying Enough Attention to Retirement Debt?

CHART OF THE WEEK THUMBNAIL LARGE

Nearly one in three Americans heads into retirement with a mortgage. Paying that monthly bill on a fixed income can become a retirement income challenge.

  • Expanding the Fixed Income Menu

    The fixed income market is wide and varied, with many sectors investors can turn to for diversification.

  • What’s Stopping Them From Saving?

    The top objection to saving for retirement: “I need the money now.”

  • What’s Your Plan B?

    Nearly half of American workers consider working longer to be their “Plan B” if they don’t save enough money to retire.

  • Who Doesn’t Do Better With a Little Help?

    Workers contributed more to their 401(k)s when they received help from a financial advisor.

  • Sought-after Advice

    Health care is one of the issues about which workers ages 45 and older and retirees most want advice.

  • Got Savings?

    More than one-third of American workers haven’t started saving for retirement.

  • Hanging It Up Early?

    Health Problems: The No. 1 Reason for Early Retirement.

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