The Not-So-Golden Years: Are You Better Prepared Than Other Americans?

BY Paul Solman  July 14, 2011 at 3:25 PM EDT

Explore a compendium of facts on Americans’ shortfalls in retirement savings, presented in graphic form. As should always be your habit with poll data, don’t try to take the actual numbers to the bank. But as rough approximations, we think you’ll find them as surprising, if not startling, as we did.

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