What Retirement Crisis? By: Gabriel PotterMBA, AIFA® 2014.05.28

Market analysts and talking heads have been warning about a retirement crisis in the US for several years.  Because I work for the financial industry, I see these reports so frequently that I’ve become a little inured to them.  Sometimes, a single number cuts through the mishmash of data and long-winded reports to crystallize the problem into simple, easy-to-grasp terms: that number is zero. 

Specifically, one out of every four Americans have saved absolutely nothing – zero - for retirement. 

The article is here.

Gabriel Potter

Gabriel is a Senior Investment Research Associate at Westminster Consulting, where he is responsible for designing strategic asset allocations and conducts proprietary market research.

An avid writer, Gabriel manages the firm’s blog and has been published in the Journal of Compensation and Benefits,...

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