We launched Smart Retire to revolutionise the future of retirement and to help people retire their way. To accomplish this, we wanted to find out what people think about retirement. So, in partnership with YouGov, we surveyed more than 6,000 people across Australia, the UK and the USA in November 2020*.
Our research found that ‘control’ and ‘flexibility’ are two driving factors when it comes to decision-making about retirement savings:
Those who are at retirement gave focus to the importance and impact of the way people access their pension savings.
* All figures, unless otherwise stated, are from YouGov Plc. Total sample size was 6772 adults in the UK (2114 adults) , US (2654 adults) and Australia (2004 adults). Fieldwork was undertaken between 19th - 26th November 2020. The survey was carried out online. The figures have been given an even weighting for each country to produce an ‘average’ value.