August 15, 2016

SURVEY SAYS: Obstacles to Saving More for Retirement

Studies show a number of reasons employees give for not saving, or not saving more, for retirement—things like paying off student loans, paying for children’s education expenses, or just not making enough.

August 08, 2016

SURVEY SAYS: Leisure Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that on an average day in 2015, nearly all Americans age 15 and older (96%) engaged in some sort of leisure activity such as watching TV, socializing, or exercising.

June 27, 2016

SURVEY SAYS: Career Paths to Retirement Industry

During a dinner at the PLANSPONSOR National Conference celebrating the 2016 Best in Class 401(k) Plan designees, conversations turned to the career paths that led folks into the retirement industry.

May 02, 2016

SURVEY SAYS: Responses to Gap Analysis

Some retirement plan service providers provide a retirement readiness gap analysis to participants on their statements, and other retirement savers can use online tools to receive a gap analysis.