Kimberly Blanton

Kimberly Blanton

Kimberly Blanton created and now writes the blog, Squared Away: Financial Behavior: Work, Save, Retire, and researched and wrote the field report, Financial Literacy on the Web.  As a veteran reporter, previously for The Boston Globe, The Economist, The Dallas Times Herald and other publications, she specialized in covering domestic and international finance and …Learn More

Anek Belbase

Anek Belbase

Anek Belbase is a research associate at the Financial Security Project. Previously, Belbase developed employee benefits administration and reporting systems at Hewitt Associates.  Belbase earned his B.A. in economics and psychology from Syracuse University and his M.P.A. from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse.

Andy Eschtruth

Andrew Eschtruth

Andrew Eschtruth is associate director for external relations at the Center for Retirement Research (CRR), where he developed a communications program that has brought national prominence to the CRR’s work. Previously, Eschtruth was a senior research analyst at the U.S. General Accounting Office, specializing in the economic implications of an …Learn More

Steven Sass

Steven A. Sass

Steven A. Sass is associate director of the Financial Security Project.  Previously, Sass was an economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and founding editor of The Regional Review.  He has authored and co-authored numerous scholarly publications, including Working Longer, Social Security and the Stock Market, The Promise of Private …Learn More

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Alicia H. Munnell

Alicia H. Munnell is director of the Center for Retirement Research where she oversees the Financial Security Project. Previously, Munnell was a member of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers, assistant secretary of the Treasury for economic policy, and senior vice president and director of research at the Federal Reserve …Learn More