Taking a Pulse II

June 1997
Journal of Financial Planning;Jun97, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p16
Academic Journal
This article presents information on the results of a Louis Harris poll sponsored by Alliance Capital Corp. conducted to assess the what the public thinks about its retirement future. According to the poll survey, 98 percent think Social Security should be overhauled or eliminated, only 20 percent of their retirement income will be provided by Social Security; 63 percent are not expecting the availability of Medicare and Medicaid when they need them, and those surveyed thinks saving twenty thousand U.S. dollars will be enough for retirement is on an average.


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