Data & Research

Americans in Physical Jobs Have High Retirement Hopes

The high stated retirement confidence of physical workers reflects the fact that the sample is relatively young and majority male, according to Aegon researchers, who also say that employers with predominantly physical workers can do more to boost their true retirement readiness.

Singles Could Use More Help With Retirement Planning

Those married or partnered are more likely to have a focus on saving for retirement, while those who are single are prioritizing affording everyday bills and paying down student debt, and these differences are even more dramatic for older generations, the Society of Actuaries (SOA) has found.