November 15, 2011
A new survey by Yahoo! Finance shows Americans have a disturbing lack of hope and a frightening lack of retirement planning.
Among the highlights of the poll:
— 41% of Americans say the ‘American Dream’ has been lost.
— 37% of adults have NO retirement savings and 38% plan to live off Social Security.
— 63% of Americans believe the economy is getting worse, including 72% of those over the age of 55.