Observer: STATS & FACTS

June 2009
Journal of Financial Planning;Jun2009, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p10
Academic Journal
The article offers news briefs in the U.S. Results of the survey by The Mint.org and Northwestern Mutual Financial Network reveal that 54% of individuals aged 29 and younger prefer to save money each month so that they could buy the things they could not afford. According to the McKinsey & Co.'s Consumer Retirement Survey, Americans encountered higher anxiety and lower investable assets due to the financial crisis.


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