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  • Why are Xers struggling with long-term money management?
  • Why are Xers struggling with long-term money management?
    Sebastiaan ter Burg (2019) ©

What do Gen Xers want from financial services?

They may be in their prime earning years, but Gen Xers are feeling financial pressure as they juggle the costs of caring for older and younger family members with an urgent need to save for retirement. So, what’s the best way to help them navigate their complex budgets and future monetary needs?

Location United Kingdom

“Do not save what is left after spending; instead spend what is left after saving.” So said the ‘sage of Omaha’, Warren Buffett, providing sound advice for those looking to secure their financial future. [1] Yet while Britons aged 43-54 accounted for 43% of total personal pension contributions in 2016/17 – more than any other age group – they’re still not saving enough for retirement. Gen Xers should have had an average private pension pot of £187,400 by 2019 to retire in comfort, according to Salisbury House Wealth, but ONS findings from the previous year revealed that ...



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