The Top 7 Retirement Concerns for Americans in 2020

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Amidst the financial uncertainty of the coronavirus pandemic, Americans are increasingly anxious about not just the present, but their financial futures.

Nearly two-thirds (62%) of Americans say they are more concerned about retirement than they were a year ago, according to the latest Retirement Confidence Index from SimplyWise, a website that helps consumers estimate their Social Security benefits. That figure is up from 56% in May.

The SimplyWise report identifies the biggest concerns Americans share about retirement. Here is a look at each, along with our suggestions to improve your outlook.

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