Financial Security Scorecard: A State-by-State Analysis of Economic Pressures Facing Future Retirees

Source: Christian E. Weller, Nari Rhee, and Carolyn Arcand, National Institute on Retirement Security, March 2014

From the summary:
The Financial Security Scorecard: A State-by-State Analysis of Economic Pressures Facing Future Retirees finds states fall short in key areas measuring retirement readiness. …

This new analysis gauges the relative performance of the fifty states and the District of Columbia in three key areas: anticipated retirement income; major retirement costs like housing and healthcare; and labor market conditions for older workers.

The study is designed to serve as a tool for policymakers to help identify potential areas of focus for state-based policy interventions to improve Americans’ retirement prospects. …
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