Six in 10 Workers Say Health Insurance Costs Directly Affect How Much They Save for Retirement
New LIMRA research reveals that 59 percent of workers agree or strongly agree that what they pay for medical health insurance benefits directly affects how much they will put aside for retirement.
How Would Repealing the Estate Tax Affect Life Insurance Sales?
The Trump Administration has stated repealing the estate tax is one of its highest priorities.
LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute: 8 in 10 Workers Believe Defined Contribution Plans Are an Effective Way to Save for Retirement
A LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute survey reveals that 8 in 10 U.S. workers believe that defined contribution (401(k)-type) plans are an effective way to save for retirement.
No Matter the Generation – Less than Half of Americans Know How Much They Should Be Saving for Retirement
LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute examines generational differences in retirement confidence.
Make Sure Retirement Plan Factors in Health Care Costs
National Retirement Planning Week serves as an effective reminder for people to focus on their finances after their work careers have ended.
Employers Prepare for Higher Benefit Costs from Older Workers
According to LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute, 73 percent of employers have planned for benefits costs to increase as a consequence of having older workers in their companies.
Pandemic Erodes Workers’ Ability to Save for Retirement
The pandemic and its economic implications have put current financial wellness and future retirement dreams at risk for many Americans. Those who lost their jobs or a portion of their income due to COVID-19 are particularly concerned about their future financial situation. The pandemic has also taken a toll on retirement confidence and reversed a trend of increasing confidence going back to 2013.
More Than Half of Americans Want to Save More Money - Almost 6 in 10 Say Retirement is the Reason
A new LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute survey found the top financial priority for 54 percent American household is to save more money. Other financial priorities include paying down debt, creating a long term financial plan and building better spending habits.