Plan Sponsor Yankelovich MONITOR 2016 Report Data

aba_pab_sept16_article_images_rdcr_3The Yankelovich MONITOR offers a candid survey of Americans’ self-assessment of their financial circumstances. Attitudes vary across generations, as you can see below. Highlights include:


  • A significantly higher percentage of millennials think debt has a negative impact on their quality of life.
  • Generation Xers are the least confident that they will be able to retire when they want.
  • Older Americans have the most disciplined spending habits.