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First-generation Americans seek advice during these unprecedented times

New research shows that first-generation workers remain more confident in the U.S. economy and their retirement savings than the general population.


‘State’ of the pandemic: How government retirement plans are tackling COVID-19

In a world filled with so much uncertainty, it remains clear that government workers are looking for one important certainty as they move forward — reassurance.


Staying the course: Retirement savings in the age of COVID-19

Despite new survey results showing investors are concerned, Empower participants aren’t rushing to make changes to their plans.


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The sky is the limit in the new definition of retirement

The notion of retirement has changed. It’s no longer defined by a date or an age. It’s more of a mindset. And it’s not about leaving one’s job. It’s about planning a future and the pursuit of passions.


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