Retirement Accounts Got Healthier Last Year

Feb 14, 2013
Originally published on February 15, 2013 1:05 am
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The nation's largest administrator of 401(k) accounts says the average account balance grew by 12 percent last year. Two-thirds of that growth is attributed to the surging stock market. The other factor is increased contributions from workers and their companies. Transcript provided by NPR, Copyright NPR.