Marketwatch: Most Americans are unprepared for retirement–here’s how to fix that.
Author: Siân Killingsworth / 20 Aug 2019
The traditional ‘three-legged stool’ model of retirement savings, consisting of Social Security, a pension and personal savings, all working together to fund your retirement is broken. Today, the three-legged stool looks more like a pogo stick.
The notion of working your entire life while simultaneously stashing away money for your future is something our Founder and CEO Chad Parks calls “the great retirement experiment.”
How did we get here? And how do we solve the issue of America’s chronically underfunded retirements? Chad Parks walks explores how our modern retirement system came to be–and how adjusting our Social Security system could change it all.