How Close Are You to Your Goal?

More than nine in 10 workers say they’ve raised their 401(k) contributions, but most are still behind in saving for their retirement goals.

  • Are You Leaving Money on the Table?

    One-third of workers report their 401(k) plan match has increased in the last five years.

  • Checking in With Reality

    Investors expect to earn 14% annually, well above the 10% average annual return of the S&P 500 over the last 50 years.

  • Getting By With a Little Help

    Workers contributed more to their 401(k)s when they worked with a financial advisor.

  • No Alarm Clock

    No alarm clock is the number one thing workers are looking forward to in retirement.

  • Battle of the Sexes: IRA Edition

    Men had higher average and median IRA balances than women.

  • Where’s Your Income Coming From?

    The youngest workers may be able to cover about half as much of their retirement expenses with Social Security and a pension as the oldest workers.

  • Early Penalty

    Claiming Social Security benefits early in 2014 could cut your benefits by 25%.

Older Aug 11, 2014 To Sep 22, 2014