- Kylie Patterson: Millennials are not saving nearly enough for retirement
- Since neither the federal government nor the stock market can be relied on to provide sufficient support, they must start saving more than ever
Kylie Patterson is the senior program manager for the Racial Wealth Divide Initiative at CFED, a nonprofit focused on expanding economic opportunity, and a participant of the Allies Reaching for Community Health Equity Public Voices Fellowship with The OpEd Project. The views expressed in this commentary are her own.
(CNN)A shiny new TV. A trip to a tropical island. Season tickets to a sports team. These are the ways some of my friends and fellow millennials have told me they plan to use their tax refunds.