15th Annual Transamerica Retirement Survey – A Compendium of Findings About American Workers

Source: Transamerica Institute, TCRS 1200-0814, August 2014

From the summary:
Results from the 15th Annual Transamerica Retirement Survey show American workers’ retirement readiness and expectations. The study is one of the largest and longest-running of its kind, and is a robust, nationally representative survey conducted by an independent research company. The large sample enables TCRS to delve into comparisons across many demographics, which can be found in the full survey results report, “A Compendium of Findings About American Workers.”

Reports from the 15th annual survey include: “Three Unique Generations with Very Different Retirements Ahead of Them: Baby Boomers, Generation X and Millennials,” which offers comparisons among the three generations; “Millennial Workers: An Emerging Generation of Super Savers,” which explores the youngest group of workers and spotlights their strides toward retirement readiness; and “Generation X Workers: Retirement Reality Bites Unless Answers Are Implemented,” which delves into the retirement readiness of the “401(k) Generation” and offers suggestions to help them reach their retirement goals.