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About The State Retirement Resource Center

Welcome to the AARP State Retirement Resource Center, your go-to resource for data, information, and public opinion research related to state legislation, program design, specific focus areas, and implementation of retirement savings. For additional media requests, research requests, or other needs, please contact Marissa Malta at

Latest Research

Workplace Coverage Gaps

The Cost of Doing Nothing: How the Retirement Savings Challenge Paved the Path to State Innovation (Presentation to the Oklahoma Joint Legislative Study Committee) - August 2020

Cost Savings to States

Recommendations to Increase Retirement Savings in Colorado

Who Benefits

Auto-Enrollment Retirement Plans for the People: Choices and Outcomes in OregonSaves

Resources for Researchers and Policymakers

State Specific Resources

Resource page with a national fact sheet and state specific fact sheets and research

State Action

Legislation enacted and introduced for state retirement savings

Program Design

As states move forward to create and implement retirement savings plans for private-sector workers, there are important considerations for consumers, employers, and taxpayers.

Video Spotlight

Time to Work Ahead and Save Easy: Dahle Orchard

Time to Work Ahead and Save Easy: Saleem Small Business

Time to Work Ahead and Save Easy: Rose City