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Retirement Income Costs Outpacing Nest Egg Growth

The estimated cost of future lifetime retirement income for 55-year-olds jumped 33.28% as of December 31, compared with the same time last year.

  • Homing in on Your Target

    About three-quarters of investors who work with a financial advisor say they have a goal for their 401(k) balance when they retire; only 54% of those going it alone can say the same.

  • Do You Know Where Your Investments Are?

    More than one-third of workers have no idea how their 401(k) contributions are invested.

  • Give Your 401(k) a Makeover

    BlackRock discusses some conversation starters to bring to your financial advisor when reviewing your 401(k) plan.

  • 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.

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