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What assumptions are made on life expectancy for my retirement goal?

We set defaults for life expectancy conservatively at the 90th percentile of US life expectancies: 92 for men and 95 for women. You can modify these defaults in the setup questionnaire or in the Savings and Spending tab of the dashboard.

For more details on our methodology, please log into your account and review the Path disclosures.

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