By Noah Zuss
Source: Plan Sponsor

Amid heighted pessimism about financial markets and global political tensions, Americans are increasingly worried about the effects to their retirement savings, according to research from the Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America.

The “2022 Q1 Quarterly Market Perceptions Study” found that 47% of respondents said the economy will improve in 2022, down from 54% in 2021’s first quarter and 66% in 2022’s fourth quarter, while 79% are concerned that current world tensions will cause a recession and 43% are “too nervous” to invest in the market, up from 34% in Q4 2021.

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