Where's The Money?

by: Ronald Surz

Summary

Only 32% of household wealth is held in retirement plans.

Defined contribution plans (401(k)s and IRAs) comprise 60% of retirement assets.

Government DB plans hold twice the assets in corporate DB plans.

A recent article summarizes the findings of the Investment Institute Company on the distribution of wealth in the United States. Here’s a summary:

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