NU Online News Service, Jan. 12, 2005, 4:51 p.m. EST
Many parents put themselves first when allocating extra cash.[@@]
Researchers at Allstate Corp., Northbrook, Ill., have published that conclusion in a report based on a survey of 1,604 people born between 1946 and 1978 with annual household incomes of at least $35,000.
Although most people with children under age 18 say they can save both for retirement and college, but, in reality, only 46% of the parents surveyed said they are saving equally for both.