37% of Adults In America Have NO Retirement Savings

November 15, 2011 4:56 pm

We spotted this statistic today:

“A new survey by Yahoo! Finance shows Americans have a disturbing lack of hope and a frightening lack of retirement planning.

Among the highlights of the poll:

— 41% of Americans say the ‘American Dream’ has been lost.

— 37% of adults have NO retirement savings and 38% plan to live off Social Security.

— 63% of Americans believe the economy is getting worse, including 72% of those over the age of 55.”

Statistics Source: Yahoo Finance

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