Many Americans spend their lives working hard and dreaming of the day they can finally retire.
Jaw-Dropping Stats About the State of Retirement in America
Of the 47.8 million Americans ages 65 and older, the average income is only $38,515 dollars, according to the U.S. Census, and their average net worth is $170,516. With numbers like that, saving for retirement can be challenging. Here are other shocking statistics about the state of retirement in the U.S.