Nearly half of Americans are feeling more financially secure today compared to five years ago, but this sense of security may be masking blind spots that could undermine their long-term financial health, according to our recent Financial Engines survey. We found that just 6% of Americans were able to pass a quiz about a broad range of financial decisions they’ll most likely confront during their lifetimes. As a result, many could be underestimating just how much they will need to save for the long-run.
How much do you know about planning for your financial future?
Take our quiz to find any gaps in your financial knowledge.
How’d you do? Check out the infographic below to see how average Americans fared and learn more about the toughest topics.
If you discover that you could use a little extra help in a few areas, reach out to a financial advisor in your area.