Press Releases

Transamerica Institute Releases The Many Faces of Caregiving: A Close-Up Look at Caregiving and Its Impacts
September 19, 2017

Transamerica Institute releases a national survey of 3,000+ non-professional caregivers, the largest of its kind. The survey examines caregivers' duties and highlights the impact caregiving has on personal health and well-being, employment, finances and retirement preparations. The report offers an in-depth analysis and demographic portraits of caregivers by employment status, gender, generation, household income, ethnicity, and whether they are the primary caregiver and became a caregiver voluntarily or not. The report also offers detailed findings about care recipients, including their health status and financial situation.  

Transamerica Institute Announces “Improving Women's Retirement Security”
March 23, 2017

Transamerica Institute announces a special one-hour edition of ClearPath – Your Roadmap to Health & Wealth, highlighting women's retirement issues and featuring experts, Cindy Huensell of WISER and Mary Beth Franklin. Airing Sunday, March 26 on WYPR 88.1 FM, Baltimore’s NPR news station.  The podcast will be available here following the airing of the show.

Transamerica Institute Applauds the White House Conference on Aging 
July 13, 2015

Transamerica Institute congratulates the White House Conference on Aging for convening members of the public, government officials, and business and community leaders in an insightful discussion of issues and solutions that will shape the lives of older Americans in the next decade. In an effort to increase understanding and raise awareness of the issues Americans face, Transamerica Institute will be conducting research into how unpaid family caregiving is impacting American workers, as part of its commitment and support of the five-year research agenda of Respect a Caregiver’s Time (ReACT), a coalition focusing on key areas of critical importance in caregiving.

Transamerica Institute Announces “Getting Ready for Retirement”
January 22, 2015

Transamerica Institute announces its second special one-hour edition of ClearPath – Your Roadmap to Health & Wealth, highlighting Baby Boomers and what actions they should be considering related to claiming Social Security and enrolling in Medicare.. Airing Sunday, January 25 at 7 p.m. EST on WYPR 88.1 FM, Baltimore’s NPR news station.  The podcast will be available here following the airing of the show.

Transamerica Institute Announces “Health & Wealth for Millennials”
January 16, 2015

Transamerica Institute announces a special one-hour edition of ClearPath – Your Roadmap to Health & Wealth,  highlighting Millennials and what they are doing to prepare for their eventual retirement security, and how they are responding to the significant changes in health care policy. Airing Sunday, January 18 at 7 p.m. EST on WYPR 88.1 FM, Baltimore’s NPR news station.  The podcast will be available here following the airing of the show.