January 2006
Journal of Financial Planning;Jan2006, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p28
Academic Journal
The article presents news briefs related to the financial planning industry in the U.S. as of January 2006. Spectrem Group reported that a large proportion of investors in the country are interested in investing in mutual funds. The energy generating sector of the nation is performing well since 2001. According to the result of the Retirement Confidence Survey by the Employee Benefit Research Institute, there are 39 percent of employees with the age of 55 who have savings that are less than $25,000.


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