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The Sunny Side of the Street

26%: Gap in confidence between millennials and boomers in landing a new job.

  • Can’t Afford to Save

    84%: Millennials who say they have not started saving for retirement because they can’t afford it.

  • Who Knows How Much You’ll Need in Retirement?

    54%: Baby boomers who say they “can’t estimate” how much they will need in retirement.

  • Who Do You Trust?

    50%: Millennials who said they trust personal finance experts or “personalities” for credible information.

  • Millennial Women Overwhelmed

    45%: The proportion of millennial women who say they are “overwhelmed” by debt.

  • A Head Start

    18%: The proportion of millennials who are saving more than 10% of their income for retirement.

  • Hand to Mouth

    56%: The proportion of millennials who say they are living paycheck to paycheck.

  • Carpe Diem

    80%: Millennial workers who say the Great Recession of 2008 taught them to save “now” to “survive” economic problems later.

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