Nest Egg Index gives super-saving states, communities bragging rights

Butler, Kelley M.
April 2008
Employee Benefit News;Apr2008, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p48
The article presents the A.G. Edwards Nest Egg Index of Wachovia Securities. The index lists U.S. states and communities with low debt and high savings rates. Wachovia measures 12 statistical factors including participation in retirement savings plans, personal debt levels and home ownership. The Nest Egg Index highlights geographic regions where people are succeeding at the tough task of keeping themselves on track to have a secure retirement.


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