Observer: STATS & FACTS

October 2008
Journal of Financial Planning;Oct2008, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p12
Academic Journal
The article presents several news briefs regarding retirement investments. A survey which found that a majority of retirees are not spending their nest eggs is mentioned. The impact that choosing the appropriate mutual funds can have on a person's investments is discussed. A survey released by the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) regarding the amount of time people think about retiring before they actually retire is presented. Statistics regarding people's investments are presented, including the amount of money that a 65 year-old person spends on life insurance.


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