As nest eggs grow, so does need for expertise
David A. Littell
Like the Ancient Mariner surrounded by “water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink,” Americans have managed to amass nearly $14 trillion in retirement savings — but most don't have a clue how to spend it. That's my literary interpretation of some year-end reports and surveys that show too many Americans haven't saved enough for retirement, and most of those who have accumulated a nest egg are desperate for advice on how to convert it into income that can last a lifetime.
Franklin, Mary Beth, "As nest eggs grow, so does need for expertise" (2014). In the News. 137.