Andrew Meadows, producer of "Broken Eggs: The Looming Retirement Crisis in America"

When Chad Parks and his film crew set off across the country to film ”Broken Eggs: The Looming Retirement Crisis in America,” a documentary about the three-legged stool of retirement, they found out they were using the wrong metaphor.

“For certain generations that might be appropriate. People in their 60s may have a three-legged stool: personal savings, pension and Social Security, but when you move down through the ages into people in their 50s, 40s, 30s, 20s, some people commented that it is really a pogo stick,” said Parks, the founder and CEO of The Online 401(k).

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