Tag: retirement preparedness

Back view of two older people walking down the street with risk indicator graphics on either side

The release of the Federal Reserve’s 2022 Survey of Consumer Finances offers an opportunity to reassess Americans’ retirement preparedness as measured by the National Retirement Risk Index (NRRI).  The NRRI estimates the share of American households that are at risk of being unable to maintain their pre-retirement standard of living in retirement…

Senior couple looking over documents at a table

In a recent study, we used our updated National Retirement Risk Index (NRRI) to see whether households have a good sense of their own retirement preparedness – do their expectations match the reality they face?  That is, do households at risk know they are at risk?  Understanding households’ self-assessed retirement preparedness is important because households…