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Mercadien Asset Management President Ken Kamen was featured on NJ 101.5 FM’s Forever 39 Podcast on April 11, 2018, where he discussed the issue of retirement savings and why women need more money than men in retirement. To listen to the podcast, click here.
Here’s key points from the podcast: If you find saving for retirement to be a struggle, welcome to the club. On this episode of Forever 39, we talk with Ken Kamen, president of Mercadien Asset Management, on the steps you should be taking now to live out your golden years in bliss.
The 2018 Retirement Savings survey from GoBankingRates paints a pretty disturbing picture about the state of retirement accounts in the U.S. More than 40 percent of Americans have less than $10,000 saved for their retirement. And if you think that’s bad, the news gets worse. The survey also finds that 14 percent of those polled have zero saved for retirement.