Fifth of Boomers, Gen Xers Struggling to Move Forward After 2008 Crisis: Survey
The 2008 market crash continues to haunt a broad swath of Gen Xers and baby boomers particularly one traumatized group Allianz Life has termed “post-crash skeptics.”
More Debt for Gen X Means Less Retirement Savings: Allianz
Generation Xers hold significantly greater debt loads than their baby boomer counterparts, Allianz finds.
Early Retirement Not Just for the Wealthy
More than a quarter of workers plan to retire before 65, according to data from Allianz. And it’s not just high earners.
Gen Xers Feel Hopeless About Saving for Retirement
Baby boomers’ worries about retirement have received wide coverage in the financial press, much less so the sobering realities besetting Generation X.
For Modern Families, a Tradeoff: Closer Ties for Financial Stress
Financial security is precarious for multigenerational and boomerang families, where adult children live at home, Allianz finds.
For Investors, Guaranteed Retirement Money Trumps Growth
Concern over retirement income far outweighs investors’ interest in portfolio growth.
Single Parents Choose College Savings Over Retirement
Single parents face "tremendous pressure" to balance college and retirement savings, Allianz says.
‘Modern’ Families Struggle With Financial Security: Allianz
“Modern families,” including blended and single-parent families, feel less financially secure than traditional families, according to an Allianz survey.
Millennial Women More Interested in Finance, but Lack Confidence
Younger women are more interested in financial issues than their older counterparts, but lack the confidence to take action, according to an Allianz Life study.
Bag-Lady Specter Haunts Even Savvy Women’s Retirement
Despite the fact that more women have significantly boosted their financial savvy and become “women of influence” since the financial crisis, they still worry at similar rates to other women that they’ll run out of money in retirement and become bag ladies, according to a survey by Allianz Life.