Tag: state auto-IRAs

Retirement savings screens on different devices

Looks like fintech is working its magic. Based on an inquiry from a reporter, my colleagues JP Aubry, Yimeng Yin, and Angie Chen have been fooling around with data on holdings of Roth IRAs from the Federal Reserve’s 2022 Survey of Consumer Finances. Since assets in IRAs account for more than half of all assets…

Two businessmen shaking changes behind human resource graphics

The Pew Charitable Trusts recently reported that retirement assets in active auto-IRA programs have reached $1 billion.  Auto-IRAs, which began in 2017 when Oregon launched its OregonSaves program, now are up and running in six other states: Illinois Secure Choice (2018), CalSavers (2019), MyCT Savings (2022), Maryland Saves (2022), Colorado SecureSavings (2023) and RetirePath Virginia…