Saturday, March 29, 2014
According to TIAA-CREF’s annual IRA survey, only 15% of adults have allotted two or more hours to planning an IRA investment. 25% of the adults surveyed spent this amount of time selecting a restaurant while 21% allocated this time to buying a TV and 16% allocated this time to buying a tablet.
TIAA_CREF reports that only one in five Americans are currently contributing to an IRA.
See Michael Giardina, Restaurant Hunting Takes Up More Time Than IRA Planning: Survey, Employee Benefit News, March 27, 2014.