Retirement Planning

How Do Your Retirement Savings Measure Up?

How Do Your Retirement Savings Measure Up?

Each year, when it's time to enroll and change up your employee benefits, do you find yourself wondering how much you should be putting into your 401(k), whether you should contribute on a pre-tax or Roth basis, and what actual investments you should use? Do you ever wonder what your colleagues are doing?

If so, you're in luck. Every year, Vanguard comes out with a report that highlights trends from 401(k) plans and other retirement plans it administers, providing a glimpse into Americans' retirement strategies on a broad scale.

So let's dig in: how are other people managing their 401(k) accounts and how do your retirement savings stack up?